Dataset landingpage: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Water column - CTD measurements

Dataset specification

  • Title: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Water column - CTD measurements
  • Description: CTD measurements Water column:Water column MarineBasis Zackenberg:The MarineBasis programme collects physical, chemical and biological data from the Greenland coastal zone. Work is focused in two fjord systems (Godthåbsfjord and Young Sund) both influenced by glaciers connected to the Greenland Ice Sheet.
  • DOI: 10.17897/CG48-0H12 -
  • Location/site: Young Sound - -20.57, 74.47 (lon-lat wgs84)
  • Date span of the dataset: 2003-08-10 - 2015-08-17

Data originator, license and how to download the dataset

The dataset is a product of the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring program (GEM): It is free and open data, licensed with terms of use under the Creative Commons CC-BY-SA license: When downloading you will automatically get a terms of use document, describing how to cite the data and other important information.

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Variables measured / columns in dataset

ID Name Unit Data Type Description Date Date Date Time Date Date Station Text Text Pressure, db Decibar Number Temperature, C deg C Number Salinity Salinity Number Potential temperature, C deg C Number Water Density, kg m-3 Kg m-3 Number Water Fluorescence Number Number Water, PAR Number Number Water turbidity Number Number Water oxygen content, µmol/kg µmol/kg Number