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Microplastics concentration collected from MRV Scotia, MRV Alba na Mara, and RV Sir John Murray in sea surface waters around Scotland from 2014-01-06 to 2020-01-18 (NCEI Accession 0259692)

Metadata Updated: November 1, 2023

This study estimated the load of surface microplastics in the surface waters around Scotland from 2014-01-06 to 2020-01-18. Microplastics data were collected using neuston net aboard MRV Scotia, MRV Alba na Mara and RV Sir John Murray. This dataset contains the results from all 398 surface net tows, in a spreadsheet format.

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License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Date 2023-08-07T14:07:32Z
Metadata Created Date March 17, 2023
Metadata Updated Date November 1, 2023
Reference Date(s) September 27, 2022 (publication), April 6, 2023 (revision)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOAA/NESDIS/ncei/accessions

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Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date 2023-08-07T14:07:32Z
Metadata Created Date March 17, 2023
Metadata Updated Date November 1, 2023
Reference Date(s) September 27, 2022 (publication), April 6, 2023 (revision)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nodc:0259692
Access Constraints Cite as: Russell, Marie; Webster, Lynda (2022). Microplastics concentration collected from MRV Scotia, MRV Alba na Mara, and RV Sir John Murray in sea surface waters around Scotland from 2014-01-06 to 2020-01-18 (NCEI Accession 0259692). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0259692. Accessed [date]., Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
Bbox East Long 1.65017
Bbox North Lat 61.13017
Bbox South Lat 54.57067
Bbox West Long -14.5775
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
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Harvest Source Id c084a438-6f6b-470d-93e0-16aeddb9f513
Harvest Source Title NOAA/NESDIS/ncei/accessions
Licence accessLevel: Public
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Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-14.5775, 54.57067], [1.65017, 54.57067], [1.65017, 61.13017], [-14.5775, 61.13017], [-14.5775, 54.57067]]]}
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2014-01-06
Temporal Extent End 2020-01-18

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