Oceanographic Research Aboard Bio's Scientific Research Vessel C.S.S. Parizeau

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleLaboratory Memorandum
SubjectBatfish; CTD; CSS Parizeau; Oceanography
AbstractThe authors went out with scientists from the Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO) of Dartmouth, N.S. on a scientific mission aboard the oceanographic research vessel C.S.S. Parizeau. The vessel's activity was confined to the eastern half of the Scotian Shelf. The objective of the mission was, firstly, to sample and map biological life forms at the bottom of the food chain of marine animals (mainly phytoplanktons and zooplanktons) and, secondly, to test several new instruments being developed by BIO, including a digital optical plankton counter (OPC) and a new moving-vessel CTD system (MV-CTD). This report describes the work done and the experiences gained from the mission.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number6125
NPARC number8895660
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Record identifiere5450515-ac13-40ec-9ab6-92ee6233fb21
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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