Parameter: salinity calculated from CTD primary sensors

Short Description: 
salinity calculated from CTD primary sensors
Short Name: 
sal
Official Name: 
sal
Units: 
dimensionless
Graphable: 
Yes
External Identifier:
» skos:closeMatch http://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/P01/current/PSALST01/
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.