North Sea - Temperature and salinity observation collection V1.1

Date(s) (Creation)
Custodian(s): IFREMER / IDM/SISMER
Originator(s): Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
Point of contact(s): Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
Credit Seadatanet
Version 1.1
DOI 10.12770/6aeb76a1-cc67-4071-a3a0-3be3b050fe21
Abstract The North Sea historical dataset includes all open access temperature and salinity in situ data from the North Sea for the period 1900 – 2013. The data were retrieved from the SeaDataNet infrastructure at the beginning of 2014. Data quality has been analysed and checked using ODV software. Quality Flags of anomalous data have been revised using different QC procedures in conjunction with the visual expert check. Duplicates have been identified and excluded from the dataset.

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Keywords Oceanographic geographical features, Temperature of the water column, Salinity of the water column, ITS-90 water temperature, Water body salinity, North Sea
Lineage The data used as input for this product have been extracted from the SeadataNet Download Service: http://www.seadatanet.org/Data-Access/Common-Data-Index-CDI
Utilisation No limitations on public access. For data access please register at http://www.marine-id.org
Temporal Extent 1900-01-02 - 2013-06-06
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