Dataset: pH temp sal
Deployment: Jetty_2011

Nearshore pH, temperature, (salinity, depth) at mooring sites in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, spring 2011
Principal Investigator: 
Gretchen E. Hofmann (University of California-Santa Barbara, UCSB-LifeSci)
Dr Paul G. Matson (University of California-Santa Barbara, UCSB-LifeSci)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Nancy Copley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
Current State: 
Final no updates expected
Version Date: 

Cape Evans-1, Hut Point, New Harbor: Temperature and salinity measurements from 3 nearshore mooring sites in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, October and November 2011. pH measurements were from 2 stations (Hut Point and Cape Evans) and depth data were from two stations (Cape Evans and New Harbor).

Jetty: Temperature and pH measurements from nearshore mooring site in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, December 2011 - May 2012. 

Cape Evans-2: Temperature and pH measurements from nearshore mooring site in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, November 2012 - June 2013. 

Related References:

Bresnahan, P. J. J., Martz, T. R., Takeshita, Y., Johnson, K. S. & LaShomb, M. Best practices for autonomous measurement of seawater pH with the Honeywell Durafet. Methods Oceangr. 9, 44–60 (2014).

Dickson, A. G., Sabine, C. L. & Christian, J. R. Guide to best practices for ocean CO2 measurements. PICES Special Publication 3, 191 pp. (2007).

Liu, X., Patsavas, M. C. & Byrne, R. H. Purification and characterization of meta-cresol purple for spectrophotometric seawater pH measurements. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45, 4862-4868 (2011).

Kapsenberg, L., Kelley, A.L., Shaw, E.C., Martz, T.R. & Hofmann, G.E. Near-shore Antarctic pH variability has implications for the design of ocean acidification experiments. Sci. Rep. 5, 9638; DOI:10.1038/srep09638 (2015).

Martz, T. R., Connery, J. G. & Johnson, K. S. Testing the Honeywell Durafet® for seawater pH applications. Limnol. Oceanogr. Methods 8, 172-184 (2010).

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