Parameter: calcification_g_cm2

Parameter: 
Master parameters information
Short Name:
 calcification
Short Description:
 calcification
Official Name:
 calcification
No Data Value:
Description:
 

Accumulation of calcium salts including calcium carbonate (CaCO3) in various forms (e.g. aragonite, calcite).  Can be a measured amount, percent of organism, or rate of accumulation.

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
calcification_g_cm2
Supplied Units: 
grams/centimeter^2
Conversion Necessary: 
no
Conversion Utility: 
No Data Value: 
NA
Description: 
calcification of coral core sample; available for 2015 samples only