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WOD98: World Ocean Database 1998
Citation
National Oceanographic Data Center (1998). World Ocean Database 1998: scientific datasets observed and standard level oceanographic data [CD-ROM]. NOAA: Silver Spring. 5 cd-roms pp.

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

Description
The World Ocean Database 1998 is a global database containing physical oceanography data, compiled by the WDC-A for Oceanography, Silver Springs. more

World Ocean Database 1998 is a database containing data from all the oceans of the world, compiled by the WDC-A for Oceanography, Silver Springs. WOD98 was released in 1998. A new version of the World Ocean Database, WOD01, has been released while this user interface was constructed. Data from the new release will be incorporated in the database feeding this interface as soon as possible.

Scope
Themes:
Physical
Keywords:
Marine, Chemical properties, Monitoring, Oceanography, Physical properties, World Waters, World Ocean

Geographical coverage
World Waters [Marine Regions]
World Ocean

Temporal coverage
1998

Parameters
% Oxygen (O), Alkalinity, Chlorophyll, Nitrate (NO3-), Nitrite (NO2-), pH, Phosphate (PO43-), Salinity, Silicate (SiO44-), Temperature in water

Contributors
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service (NESDIS), moredata creator
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), moredata creator

Related datasets
Child dataset:
WOD North Sea Data, more
Following version:
WOD01: World Ocean Database 2001, more


Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2004-05-10
Information last updated: 2013-10-29
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