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This glider deployment will be part of our continuing Investigation of Mid-Atlantic Cold Pool Dynamics: The Ocean Glider Component. The program goal is to measure the seasonal-varying 1km-100km features of the Mid-Atlantic Cold Pool. To do this, we will deploy glider BLUE for its Mission-10 from UMassD RV Lucky Lady at a site west of Gay Head Martha's Vineyard, MA (41 14.89 N,70 57.21 W). BLUE will be equipped with a CTD, optical measurements of chlorophyll, backscatter, and CDOM. Glider BLUE will saw-tooth its way southward toward the western corner of the OOI Pioneer Array glider domain and then southwestward for about 100km and then northeastward to its deployment location. We estimate that Blue will do this triangular trajectory 3 or 4 times in the 90-day mission plan.

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Distributor University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Point of Contact John Kerfoot
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
kerfoot@marine.rutgers.edu
Background Information (Background information from the source)
Originator John Kerfoot
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
kerfoot@marine.rutgers.edu
Background Information (Background information from the source)
contributor Wendell Brown, Richard Arena, Kate Tremblay, James Leidhold, David Aragon, Chip Haldeman, John Kerfoot, Laura Nazzaro
Dataset Point of Contact IOOS Glider DAC DevOps
IOOS Glider DAC
401-789-6224
ioos-gliders@asascience.com
General Documentation
Associated Documentation MARACOOS
Date(s) creation: 2018-10-21
issued: 2018-10-21
creation: 2018-10-21
issued: 2018-10-21
creation: 2018-10-21
issued: 2018-10-21
creation: 2018-10-21
issued: 2018-10-21
Use Limitations This data may be redistributed and used without restriction. Data provided as is with no expressed or implied assurance of quality assurance or quality control
Time Period 2018-08-06T14:09:17Z to 2018-10-21T20:35:58Z
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates N: 41.25071° S: 39.6523° E: -70.79223° W: -71.99572°
Theme keywords Uncategorized
  • glider
  • Spray
  • Slocum
  • trajectory
  • underwater glider
  • water
  • wmo

GCMD Science Keywords
  • In Situ Ocean-based platforms > Seaglider
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Salinity
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Density
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Conductivity
  • Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Water Temperature
  • Oceans > Ocean Pressure > Water Pressure
  • AUVS > Autonomous Underwater Vehicles

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  • sea_water_pressure status_flag
  • sea_water_temperature status_flag

Project keywords Uncategorized
  • MARACOOS

Use Constraints This data may be redistributed and used without restriction. Data provided as is with no expressed or implied assurance of quality assurance or quality control
Lineage Statement 2018-10-21T16:58:20Z /home/kerfoot/slocum/matlab/spt/export/nc/IOOS/DAC/writeQartodGliderFlatNc.m