Dataset: larval oyster vertical swimming velocities
Deployment: lab_Mullineaux_2011

Mean vertical velocities with associated confidence intervals versus energy dissipation rates
Principal Investigator: 
Lauren Mullineaux (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Co-Principal Investigator: 
Dr Karl R. Helfrich (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Ms Jeanette Wheeler (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Ms Jeanette Wheeler (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Nancy Copley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
Current State: 
Final no updates expected
Version Date: 

Mean vertical swimming velocities and 95% confidence intervals for two experiments (OY5 and OY6) with four trials each (Trials 1-4) calculated according to the method described in Wheeler et al (2013). PIV recordings were performed by J. Wheeler in Summer 2011 and 2012.

Relevant Reference:

Wheeler J.D., Helfrich K.R., Anderson E.J., McGann B., Staats P., Wargula A.E., Wilt K., Mullineaux L.S. (2013) Upward swimming of competent oyster larvae Crassostrea virginica persists in highly turbulent flow as detected by PIV flow subtraction. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 488, 171-185.

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