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WOD05: World Ocean Database 2005
Boyer, T.P.; Antonov, J.I.; Garcia, H.E.; Johnson, D.R.; Locarnini, R.A.; Mishonov, A.V.; Pitcher, M.T.; Baranova, O.; Smolyar, I.; Levitus, S. (2006). World Ocean Database 2005 [+DVD]. NOAA Atlas NESDIS, 60. NOAA: [s.l.]. 182 + Cd-Rom pp.

Availability: Unrestricted
The data are freely available to anybody and may be used for any purpose. Usage acknowledgement may be required

World Ocean Database 2005 (WOD05) is an update of World Ocean Database 2001 (WOD01). All data are available online presorted by 10° geographic squares, by year or by user specified criteria.

Meteorology, Physical
Marine, Chemical oceanography, Monitoring, Oceanography, Physical oceanography, World Oceans

Geographical coverage
World Oceans [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage

Chlorophyll, Cloud cover, Dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC), Dissolved oxygen (O2), Freons, Light attenuation, Neon (Ne), Nitrate (NO3-), Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2), Phosphate (PO43-), Plankton, Salinity, Silicate (SiO44-), suspended, Temperature in water, Total Alkalinity (TA), Tritium (T), Wave direction, Wave Height, Weather condition, Wind force

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), moredata creator

Related datasets
Previous version:
WOD01: World Ocean Database 2001, more
Following version:
World Ocean Database 2009, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2007-08-30
Information last updated: 2013-10-29
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