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cp_379-20150509T1102

Metadata Updated: December 8, 2023

The Pioneer Array is located off the coast of New England, south of Martha's Vineyard. The Continental Shelf-Slope area off the New England coast is a highly productive area and one that is located at a dynamic intersection where ocean currents meet in weather-like fronts, and where nutrients, pollutants, and other properties are exchanged between the coast and the deep ocean. Data from the inshore, shelf area helps to examine exchanges between the shelf and slope and the shelf ecosystem, as well as provide broader insight into the issues of air-sea gas exchange, including Carbon Dioxide. In order to provide synoptic, multi-scale observations of the outer continental shelf, shelf break region, and continental slope, the moored portion of the Pioneer Array is supplemented by six Coastal Gliders. The role of the Coastal Gliders is to monitor the mesoscale field of the slope sea and outer shelf, resolving rings, eddies and meanders from the Gulf Stream as they impinge on the shelf break front. The AUVs are the primary tools for resolving cross- and along-front eddy fluxes due to frontal instabilities, wind forcing, and mesoscale variability. This dataset contains raw Slocum glider data parsed directly from the native glider file format. No corrections or other quality control algorithms have been applied.

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Dates

Metadata Date February 7, 2022
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 8, 2023
Reference Date(s) February 12, 2018 (creation), February 12, 2018 (issued)
Frequency Of Update

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Harvested from ioos

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date February 7, 2022
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 8, 2023
Reference Date(s) February 12, 2018 (creation), February 12, 2018 (issued)
Responsible Party Ocean Observatories Initiative (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
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Licence
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