Parameter: sal

Master parameters information
Short Name:
 sal
Short Description:
 salinity calculated from CTD primary sensors
Official Name:
 sal
No Data Value:
Description:
 

salinity, calculated from the CTD 'primary sensors' of conductivity and temperature, Practical Salinity Scale (PSS-78), dimensionless. Depending on the input source, salinity from the primary sensors can have a variety of names i.e. s0, s00, sal0, sal00.

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
sal
Supplied Units: 
parts per thousand (ppt)
Conversion Necessary: 
no
Conversion Utility: 
No Data Value: 
nd
Description: 
Salinity of tank