Parameter: Volume_m3

Master parameters information
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Short Description:
 volume of water filtered
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volume of water filtered; in this form generally applies to the volume of water filtered during plankton tows; however; this parameter name is also used for a variety of non plankton sampling and the units can vary, e.g. US JGOFS EqPac Bishop MULVFS sampler vol_filt is reported in liters.

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
Supplied Units: 
cubic meters
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No Data Value: 
Volume of water that passed through the net/trawl; calculated using flowmeter data and area of net opening