Dataset: Shark dive profiles
Deployment: Thorrold_2004-11

Temperature-depth profiles from archival tags deployed on basking sharks.
Principal Investigator: 
Simon Thorrold (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Co-Principal Investigator: 
Leah Houghton (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Greg Skomal (Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries)
Camrin Braun (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Shannon Rauch (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
Current State: 
Final no updates expected
04 April 2014
Version Date: 

This dataset contains pop-up satellite archival transmitting (PSAT) tag data for 25 individual basking sharks tagged in the North Atlantic Ocean in 2004-2011. Platform terminal transmission (PTT) numbers are used as individual identification numbers throughout the dataset. Unique identification (UID) numbers provide a daily index value.

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