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  • Name: Oxygen Data from the World Ocean Atlas 2001
  • Description: The World Ocean Atlas 2001 (WOA01) contains ASCII data of statistics and  objectively  analyzed  fields  for one-degree  and  five-degree  squares generated  from  World Ocean Database 2001  observed and standard level flagged data. The ocean variables included in the atlas are: in-situ temperature, salinity, dissolved oxygen, apparent oxygen utilization, percent oxygen saturation, dissolved inorganic nutrients (phosphate, nitrate, and silicate),  chlorophyll  at standard depth levels, and plankton biomass sampled from 0 - 200 meters.
  • Original Publisher - US National Oceanographic Data Center
  • Current Source - National Virtual Ocean Data System (NVODS)
  • Citation:  Conkright, M.E., R. A. Locarnini, H.E. Garcia, T.D. O'Brien, T.P. Boyer, C. Stephens, J.I. Antonov, 2002:  World Ocean Atlas 2001:  Objective Analyses, Data Statistics, and Figures, CD-ROM Documentation.  National Oceanographic Data Center, Silver Spring, MD, 17 pp.
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The individual images are links to zip files containing geo-referenced BMP images and ESRI ASCII grids for the specified time period and depth.   A geo-referenced legend is also provided for use in GIS browsers; for maps of Africa, it will be placed approximately over India.

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Geospatial version of this legend

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