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Oceanographic and Acoustic Data for a Shelfbreak Front, New England Continental Shelf, Northwest Atlantic, from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI)

Abstract: As a primer to the Coastal Mixing and Optics (CMO) Program, Woods Hole
Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) carried out an acoustic and
oceanographic experiment of the New England shelfbreak front. The
experiment, known as the New England Shelfbreak Front Primer, is also
known as the Sound Propagation from the Continental Slope to the
Continental Shelf Primer.

The experiment took place from July ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.0   S: 40.0   E: -70.0   W: -71.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-07-01
Stop Date: 1996-08-31
MOORINGS Ancillary Description
Use Constraints The web site of the Coastal Mixing and Optics (CMO) Project at Woods
Hole Oceanographic Laboratory (WHOI) is maintained for the use of
participants in the ONR-sponsored CMO program. The contents of the
site include raw data and preliminary analyses which, pending
publication, are considered properietary by the program
participants. The ... View entire text
Data Center
Ocean Acoustics Lab, Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering Department, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: jim at
Contact Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08