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   data   graph   Morro Bay BS1 Water Time Series California Polytechnic State University, Center for Coastal Marine Sciences info background BS1_WTS

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgment String Funding support for the SLOSEA program's measurement of these data was provided by (in alphabetical order) the California Ocean Protection Council, California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo, the California State Coastal Conservancy, the David & Lucile Packard Foundation, the Morro Bay National Estuary Program, and the Resources Legacy Fund Foundation.
attribute NC_GLOBAL area String Central California Coast
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Station
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact String Data Manager (
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.0, Unidata Dataset Discovery v1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL creation_date String 1970-01-01 00:00:00 UTC
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double -120.8473
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 35.33382
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 35.33382
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double -120.8473
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -120.8473
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_max double -2.08
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_min double -2.08
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_positive String up
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_reference String mean_sea_level
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_units String m
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String 1234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String CEN_BS1_WTS
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoURL String
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String California Polytechnic State University, Center for Coastal Marine Sciences
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution_url String
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Earth Science Keywords. Version 5.3.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data
Contributor, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy,
completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String org.cencoos.www
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 35.33382
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String CeNCOOS
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String moored platform observation - fixed altitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 35.33382
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF-11, CeNCOOS_WTS_V 1.2
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Water monitoring data collected in situ in Morro Bay at a single location in the back bay from January 2007 to the present. The data include temperature, conductivity, pressure, and salinity measurements from a Sea-Bird SBE 37-SIP CTD. An Aanderaa 3835 ICD oxygen optode measured dissolved oxygen and oxygen saturation. Chlorophyll fluorescence and turbidity were measured by the WET Labs ECO-FLNTU sensor. Nitrate measurements were collected by a Satlantic ISUS-X. The data were collected by the Center for Coastal Marine Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2014-11-13T18:21:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2009-06-02T16:52:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Morro Bay BS1 Water Time Series
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -120.8473
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.24396152E9, 1.41590286E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
variable wtemp   float  
attribute wtemp _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute wtemp _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute wtemp actual_range float 0.0, 22.7618
attribute wtemp data_max double -99999.0
attribute wtemp data_min double -99999.0
attribute wtemp grid_mapping String crs
attribute wtemp ioos_category String Temperature
attribute wtemp long_name String Water temperature, IPTS-90
attribute wtemp missing_value float -99999.0
attribute wtemp standard_name String water_temperature
attribute wtemp units String degree_Celsius
attribute wtemp valid_max int 20
attribute wtemp valid_min int 8
variable cond   float  
attribute cond _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute cond _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute cond actual_range float 0.0, 4.87756
attribute cond data_max double -99999.0
attribute cond data_min double -99999.0
attribute cond grid_mapping String crs
attribute cond ioos_category String Salinity
attribute cond long_name String Conductivity
attribute cond missing_value float -99999.0
attribute cond standard_name String conductivity
attribute cond units String S
attribute cond valid_max double 4.5
attribute cond valid_min int 0
variable sal   float  
attribute sal _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute sal _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute sal actual_range float 0.0, 54335.5
attribute sal comment String Salinity is based on the Practical Salinity Scale of 1978 (PSS78) and is without dimensions. The CF-1.4 convention recognizes that PSS78 is dimensionless yet recommends a unit of 0.001 to reflect parts per thousand
attribute sal data_max double -99999.0
attribute sal data_min double -99999.0
attribute sal grid_mapping String crs
attribute sal ioos_category String Salinity
attribute sal long_name String Salinity, IPSS-78
attribute sal missing_value float -99999.0
attribute sal standard_name String sea_water_salinity
attribute sal units String 0.001
attribute sal valid_max int 36
attribute sal valid_min int 0
variable water_press   float  
attribute water_press _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute water_press _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute water_press actual_range float -0.00598148, 55813.1
attribute water_press data_max double -99999.0
attribute water_press data_min double -99999.0
attribute water_press grid_mapping String crs
attribute water_press ioos_category String Pressure
attribute water_press long_name String Water Pressure
attribute water_press missing_value float -99999.0
attribute water_press standard_name String water_pressure
attribute water_press units String dbar
attribute water_press valid_max int 4
attribute water_press valid_min int 0
variable chl_conc   float  
attribute chl_conc _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute chl_conc _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute chl_conc actual_range float 0.0, 336.802
attribute chl_conc data_max double -99999.0
attribute chl_conc data_min double -99999.0
attribute chl_conc grid_mapping String crs
attribute chl_conc ioos_category String Ocean Color
attribute chl_conc long_name String In vivo fluorometric chlorophyll concentration
attribute chl_conc missing_value float -99999.0
attribute chl_conc standard_name String concentration_of_chlorophyll_in_sea_water
attribute chl_conc units String microg L-1
attribute chl_conc valid_max int 24
attribute chl_conc valid_min int 0
variable no3   float  
attribute no3 _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute no3 _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute no3 actual_range float -4561.13, 10867.5
attribute no3 data_max double -99999.0
attribute no3 data_min double -99999.0
attribute no3 grid_mapping String crs
attribute no3 ioos_category String Dissolved Nutrients
attribute no3 long_name String Nitrate concentration
attribute no3 missing_value float -99999.0
attribute no3 standard_name String mole_concentration_of_nitrate_in_sea_water
attribute no3 units String micromol L-1
attribute no3 valid_max int 200
attribute no3 valid_min int 0
variable turb   float  
attribute turb _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute turb _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute turb actual_range float 0.0, 487.773
attribute turb data_max double -99999.0
attribute turb data_min double -99999.0
attribute turb grid_mapping String crs
attribute turb ioos_category String Optical Properties
attribute turb long_name String Turbidity
attribute turb missing_value float -99999.0
attribute turb standard_name String turbidity
attribute turb units String NTU
attribute turb valid_max int 150
attribute turb valid_min int 0
variable oxygen_conc   float  
attribute oxygen_conc _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute oxygen_conc _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute oxygen_conc actual_range float -0.007121719, 46.72719
attribute oxygen_conc data_max double -99999.0
attribute oxygen_conc data_min double -99999.0
attribute oxygen_conc grid_mapping String crs
attribute oxygen_conc ioos_category String Dissolved O2
attribute oxygen_conc long_name String Dissolved oxygen concentration
attribute oxygen_conc missing_value float -99999.0
attribute oxygen_conc standard_name String mass_concentration_of_oxygen_in_sea_water
attribute oxygen_conc units String microg L-1
attribute oxygen_conc valid_max int 375
attribute oxygen_conc valid_min int 125
variable oxygen_sat   float  
attribute oxygen_sat _FillValue float -99999.0
attribute oxygen_sat _Fillvalue double -99999.0
attribute oxygen_sat actual_range float -0.07, 465.845
attribute oxygen_sat data_max double -99999.0
attribute oxygen_sat data_min double -99999.0
attribute oxygen_sat grid_mapping String crs
attribute oxygen_sat ioos_category String Dissolved O2
attribute oxygen_sat long_name String Oxygen saturation
attribute oxygen_sat missing_value float -99999.0
attribute oxygen_sat standard_name String fractional_saturation_of_oxygen_in_sea_water
attribute oxygen_sat units String %
attribute oxygen_sat valid_max int 100
attribute oxygen_sat valid_min int 33
variable latitude   float  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 35.33382, 35.33382
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
attribute latitude valid_max int 90
attribute latitude valid_min int -90
variable longitude   float  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -120.8473, -120.8473
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
attribute longitude valid_max int 180
attribute longitude valid_min int -180
variable altitude   float  
attribute altitude _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute altitude _CoordinateZisPositive String up
attribute altitude actual_range float -2.08, -2.08
attribute altitude axis String Z
attribute altitude data_max double -2.08
attribute altitude data_min double -2.08
attribute altitude ioos_category String Location
attribute altitude long_name String Altitude
attribute altitude positive String up
attribute altitude standard_name String altitude
attribute altitude units String m

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