Patricia Bay Fluorometer Turbidity Deployed 2012-08-12

The WET Labs ECO FLNTUSB 060901 was deployed on 2012-08-12 at Patricia Bay. Patricia Bay is located in the Saanich Inlet, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. This device is a Fluorometer Turbidity. Fluorometer Turbidity instruments measure chlorophyll fluorescence and turbidity within the same volume of seawater. The instrument uses a light emitting diode (LED) to provide an excitation source. The fluoresced light is received by a detector at a particular angle from the LED source, and uses an interference filter to discriminate against scattered excitation light. Turbidity is measured at the same time, by detecting scattered light from a LED, which is positioned at the same angle as the chlorophyll fluorescence. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 2.0 digital infrastructure, with quality assurance and derived data products following established practices.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) February 18, 2021, 23:01 (UTC) (Creation)
November 15, 2021, 23:18 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) November 15, 2021 (Creation)
Frequency of Update As Needed

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Ocean Networks Canada Society
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datastewardship@oceannetworks.ca
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Custodian

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Title Patricia Bay Fluorometer Turbidity Deployed 2012-08-12
Description

The WET Labs ECO FLNTUSB 060901 was deployed on 2012-08-12 at Patricia Bay. Patricia Bay is located in the Saanich Inlet, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. This device is a Fluorometer Turbidity. Fluorometer Turbidity instruments measure chlorophyll fluorescence and turbidity within the same volume of seawater. The instrument uses a light emitting diode (LED) to provide an excitation source. The fluoresced light is received by a detector at a particular angle from the LED source, and uses an interference filter to discriminate against scattered excitation light. Turbidity is measured at the same time, by detecting scattered light from a LED, which is positioned at the same angle as the chlorophyll fluorescence. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 2.0 digital infrastructure, with quality assurance and derived data products following established practices.

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Ocean Variables Surface Currents
Scope Dataset
Status Completed
Resource Dates
Resource Date 1
Date
2021-11-15
Type
Creation
Maintenance and update frequency As Needed
Point of Contact
Point of Contact 1
Name
Ocean Networks Canada Society
Email
datastewardship@oceannetworks.ca
Role
Custodian
Responsible Party
Responsible Party 1
Name
Ocean Networks Canada Society
Email
datastewardship@oceannetworks.ca
Role
Custodian
Spatial Extent { "coordinates": [ -123.48612, 48.650535 ], "type": "Point" }
North Bounding Latitude 48.650535
South Bounding Latitude 48.650535
East Bounding Longitude -123.48612
West Bounding Longitude -123.48612
Temporal Extent
Begin
2012-08-12
End
2013-03-05
Vertical Extent
Min
96.0
Max
96.0
Default Locale English
XML Metadata File Location https://data.oceannetworks.ca/ISO19115XMLService?datasetType=fixedScalar&siteDeviceId=119146