Parameter: U238_T_CONC_BOTTLE

Master parameters information
Short Name:
 trace_metal_conc
Short Description:
 trace metal concentration
Official Name:
 trace_metal_conc
No Data Value:
 nd
Description:
 

Concentration of a trace metal in seawater. Refer to dataset for element name and units.

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
U238_T_CONC_BOTTLE
Supplied Units: 
dpm/Liter
Conversion Necessary: 
no
No Data Value: 
nd
Description: 

Total Uranium-238 activity. Includes dissolved + particulate (though particulate fraction is very small). This measurment is calculated from salinity (it's a conservative relationship); it is not measured directly. Samples collected by Niskin bottle.