Mooring D: Western Ross Sea, TerraNova Bay Polynya - Italy

Basic Information

Site Name: 

Mooring D: Western Ross Sea, TerraNova Bay Polynya

Site Code: 

LTER_EU_IT_071

Country (Site Location): 

Italy

LTER Member Network: 

Parent Site Name: 

Contact: Site Manager: 

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General Site Description: 

The Mooring D is located in the western Ross Sea in Terra Nova Bay. The mooring is equipped with sediment traps, currentometers, trasmissometer, fluorimeter and CTD.

UUID: 

b4121cd7-8b02-4872-b1d2-516d1c02056a
General Characteristics, Purpose, History

Site Status: 

existing

Year Established: 

1994

Size : 

1.00ha

Purpose of Site : 

Monitoring physical and dynamical parameters of the water column for climate purpose.

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Photos
Geographic

Coordinates: 

Latitude: -75.133000000000
Longitude: 164.542000000000

Site Boundaries: 

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