Accession Number:

ADA125737

Title:

The Long Term Upper Ocean Study (LOTUS) Cruise Summary and Hydrographic Data Report OCEANUS 119, May 1982.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA

Report Date:

1983-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

OCEANUS cruise number 119 6-14 May, 1982 was the seventh in a series of cruises to the Long Term Upper Ocean Study LOTUS area centered at 34 N, 70 W. During this cruise five moorings were set at the LOTUS site four for the LOTUS experiment and one, a profiling current meter mooring, for C.S. Draper Labs - MIT. In addition, an engineering mooring was set at 39 deg 30 min N, 70 W. Two XBT sections were made along 70 W between 40 N and 33 N during the trip to and from the LOTUS site. Five CTD stations were also completed in the LOTUS area. Part I of this report is a summary of the major cruise activities and part II presents the hydrographic data CTD and XBT collected during the cruise.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE