Mesoscale and finescale mapping of physical and biological fields in the northern California Current system: Acoustic Doppler current profiler data

GLOBEC Northeast Pacific program mesoscale survey cruises

Principal investigators: T. J. Cowles, J. A. Barth, and S. D. Pierce

Processing by: S. D. Pierce

College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences at Oregon State University


ADCP sections from R/V Wecoma cruise W0005 (May 29 - June 17, 2000):

Inshore survey (map):   17m   line1   line10   line11   line12   line12a   line2   line3   line4   line5   line6   line7   line8   line9  

Middle survey (map):   line5   line6   line7   line8   line9  

North survey (map):   line1a   line2   line2a   line3   line3a   line4   line4a   line5  

Offshore survey (map):   line1   line12  

Process survey (map1) (map2) (map3):   line7-1   line7-2   line7a-1   line7a-2   line7a-3   line7a-4   line8-1   line8-2   line8a  

South survey (map):   line10   line10a   line11   line11a   line7   line7a   line8   line8a   line9  

These data are publicly available, with full details, from the NODC Joint Archive for ADCP data.

A simplified ascii version of the velocity data is available here.


ADCP sections from R/V Wecoma cruise W0008 (July 29 - August 17, 2000):

Filament survey (map):   lineCD  

Inshore survey (map):   17m   line1   line10   line11   line12   line2   line3   line4   line5   line6   line7   line8   line9  

North survey (map):   line2a   line3   line3a   line4   line4a   line5  

North2 survey (map):   line1   line2   line3   line4  

Offshore survey (map):   line12   line5   line7   line9  

South survey (map):   line10   line10a   line11   line7   line7a   line8   line8a   line9  

These data are publicly available, with full details, from the NODC Joint Archive for ADCP data.

A simplified ascii version of the velocity data is available here.


ADCP sections from R/V Thompson cruise T0205 (June 1-17, 2002):

Mesoscale 1 survey:   25m   line1   line2   line3   line4   line5   line6   line7   line8   line9   line10   line10ctd

North survey:   line1a   line2   line2a   line3   line4   line5

South survey:   line7   line7a   line7p   line8   line8a   line9   line10   line10a

Mesoscale 2 survey:   line1

These data are publicly available, with full details, from the NODC Joint Archive for ADCP data.

A simplified ascii version of the velocity data is available here.


ADCP sections from R/V Revelle cruise R0208 (July 30 - August 18, 2002):

Mesoscale 1 survey:   17m   line1   line2   line3   line4   line5   line6   line7   line8   line9   line10   line11   line12

North survey:   line1   line1a   line2   line2a   line3   line3a

South survey:   line8   line8a   line9   line10   line10a   line11

These data are publicly available, with full details, from the NODC Joint Archive for ADCP data.

A simplified ascii version of the velocity data is available here.


Funding for this research supported by the National Science Foundation through Grant OCE-0001035.

Stephen Pierce (spierce@coas.oregonstate.edu)