Dataset: Carbonate chemistry and isotopes
Deployment: TJ9

Dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC), del13C-DIC, and total alkalinity (TA)
Principal Investigator: 
Paul Quay (University of Washington, UW)
Hilary I. Palevsky (University of Washington, UW)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Nancy Copley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)

This dataset includes dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC), del13C-DIC, and total alkalinity (TA). Samples were collected during transects across the Pacific Ocean from Hong Kong to Long Beach, CA on commercial container ships starting in 2008.

Related Dataset: O2/Ar and triple oxygen isotopes

Related References:

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

Juranek, L. W., R. C. Hamme, J. Kaiser, R. Wanninkhof, and P. D. Quay (2010), Evidence of O2 consumption in underway seawater lines: Implications for air-sea O2 and CO2 fluxes, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L01601, doi:10.1029/2009GL040423.

Quay, P., and J. Stutsman (2003), Surface layer carbon budget for the subtropical N. Pacific: d13C constraints at station ALOHA, Deep Sea Res., Part I, 50, 1045–1061, doi:10.1016/S0967-0637(03)00116-X.

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