Core Parameters archived in the MEDAR/MEDATLAS data base

CODENAMEUNIT
DOX1 DISSOLVED OXYGENml/l
DOXY DISSOLVED OXYGENmillimole/m3
TEMP SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
PRES SEA PRESSURE sea surface=0decibar=10000 pascals
PSAL PRACTICAL SALINITYP.S.U.
NTRA NITRATE (NO3-N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
NTRI NITRITE (NO2-N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
AMON AMMONIUM (NH4-N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
PHOS PHOSPHATE (PO4-P) CONTENTmillimole/m3
SLCA SILICATE (SIO4-SI) CONTENTmillimole/m3
CPHL CHLOROPHYLL-A TOTALmilligram/m3
PHPH PHpH unit
DOX2 DISSOLVED OXYGENmicromole/kg
NTRZ NITRATE + NITRITE CONTENTmillimole/m3
TPHS TOTAL PHOSPHORUS (P) CONTENTmillimole/m3
NTOT TOTAL NITROGEN (N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
HSUL HYDROGEN SULPHIDE (H2S)millimole/m3
ALKY ALKALINITYmillimole/m3

Full List of parameter with extended-GF3 codes

CODENAMEUNIT
ABB1 ABUNDANCE OF BIO PER VOLUMEnumber/ml
ABB2 ABUNDANCE OF BIO PER AREAnumber/m2
ABB3 ABUNDANCE BIO PER VOL IN SEDnumber/ml
ABCP ALPHA BETA CAROTENESmilligram/m3
ABED SURFACE SAMPLED OR OBSERVEDm2
ACES ACENAPHTHYLENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ACEW ACENAPHTHYLENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
AG63 Ag<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
AGSX Ag IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
AL63 Al<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ALKW ALKALINITYmicromole/kg
ALKY ALKALINITYmillimole/m3
ALTS HEIGHT ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVELmeter
ALUW ALUMINIUM IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
AMIS SEDIMENT AMINO-ACIDSmicrogram/g
AMON AMMONIUM (NH4-N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
AMOP AMONIUM IN SEDIMENT PORE WATERmillimole/m3
AMOW AMMONIUM (NH4-N) CONTENTmicromole/kg
AMSE AMMONIUM IN SEDIMENTmillimole/m3
ANTB ANTHRACENE IN BIOTAmilligram/kg
ANTS ANTHRACENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ANTW ANTHRACENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
ANXW ANTHERAXANTHINmilligram/m3
ARSW ARSENIC IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
ASDW ABSORPTION STANDARD DEVIATIONmilligram/m3
ASSX As IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ATMP ATMOSPHERIC PRESSUREhectopascal
ATMS ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE - SEA LEVhectopascal
ATPT ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE TENDENCYhectopascal/hour
AXAP ALLOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
BAAS BENZ(A)ANTHRACENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BAAW BENZ(A)ANTHRACENE IN WATERmilligram/m3
BAPS BENZO(A)PYRENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BAPW BENZO(A)PYRENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
BATH BATHYMETRIC DEPTHmeter
BBFS BENZO(B)FLUORANTHENE SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BBFW BENZO(B)FLUORANTHENE IN WATERmilligram/m3
BCCS NUMBER OF BACTERIA IN SEDIMENT10+9 cell/dm3
BCCW NUMBER OF SW BACTERIA10+9 cell/m3
BCMW BACTERIAL BIOMASS IN SEA WATERmilligram carbon/m3
BENW BENZENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
BFUP 19'BUTANOYLOXYFUCOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
BGHS BENZO(G,H,I)PERYLENE SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BGHW BENZO(G,H,I)PERYLENE IN WATERmilligram/m3
BI63 Bi<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BISX Bi IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BKFS BENZO(K)FLUORANTHENE SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
BKFW BENZO(K)FLUORANTHENE IN WATERmilligram/m3
C13D DELTA 13C (13C/12C)per thousand
C1UW 14C UPTAKE 0.2-1 MICRONmilligram carbon/(m3.day)
C2UW 14C PRODUCTION >2 MICRONmilligram carbon/(m3.day)
C363 CO3<63um IN DRY WGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
C4UW 14C PRODUCTION >10 MICRONmilligram carbon/(m3.day)
CA63 Ca<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CADB CADMIUM IN BIOTA microgram/kg
CADS CADMIUM IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CADW CADMIUM IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
CBIO CARBON BIOMASS OF BIO ENTITYmilligram/m3
CD40 Cd>0.4/0.45um IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
CD45 Cd<0.4/0.45um IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
CD63 Cd<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CDFW DARK FIXATIONmilligram carbon/(m3.day)
CDOM COLORED DISS. ORGANIC MATTERppb
CDSX Cd IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CE1W DISSOLVED CFC11 ERRORpicomole/kg
CE2W DISSOLVED CFC12 ERRORpicomole/kg
CE3W DISSOLVED CFC113 ERRORpicomole/kg
CE63 Ce<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CF1W DISSOLVED CFC11picomole/kg
CF2W DISSOLVED CFC12picomole/kg
CF3W DISSOLVED CFC113picomole/kg
CH1P CHL-A(LESS DIVINYLCHL-A)milligram/m3
CH1T CHLOROPHYLL TOTALmicrogram/kg
CH2P CHL-B(LESS DIVINYLCHL-B)milligram/m3
CHAD DIVINYL CHLOROPHYLL-Amilligram/m3
CHAE EPIMERE CHLOROPHYLL-Amilligram/m3
CHAF CHLOROPHYLL-A VERTICAL FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
CHAS CHLOROPHYLL-A IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CHBD DIVINYL-CHLOROPHYLL-Bmilligram/m3
CHC3 CHLOROPHYLL-C3milligram/m3
CHCZ CHLOROPHYLL-C1+C2milligram/m3
CHLB CHLOROPHYLL-B TOTALmilligram/m3
CHLC CHLOROPHYLL-C TOTALmilligram/m3
CHLS Chlorine IN DRY WGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CHLT CHLOROPHYLL-TOTALmilligram/m3
CHRS CHRYSENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CHSD STD DEVIATION CHLOROPHYLL-Amilligram/kg
CHTF PART. TOTAL CARBOHYDRATES FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
CHTS SEDIMENT CARBOHYDRATESmicrogram/g
CICW NUMBER OF SW CILIATES10+3 cell/m3
CJDY JULIAN DATE (CHRONOLOGICAL)day
CL4W DISSOLVED C-TETRACHLORIDEpicomole/kg
CLAY CLAY IN THE SEDIMENT%
CNDC ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITYmho/meter
CO2W DISSOLVED CARBON DIOXYD (CO2)millimole/m3
CO3F PART. CaCO3 FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
CO3P CARBONATES CONTENT%
CO3S SEDIMENT CARBONATES%
CO63 Co<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
COCW NUMBER OF SW COCCOLITHOPHORIDS10+3 cell/m3
CODW CHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMANDmillimole/m3
COPF COCCOLITHOPHORIDAE PPC FLUXmilligram carbon/(m2.day)
COPP NUMBER OF COPEPODSnumber/m3
COPS COPPER IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CORG DISSOLVED ORGANIC CARBONmillimole/m3
COSX Co IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CPH1 CHLOROPHYLL-A TOTALmilligram/m3
CPH2 CHLOROPHYLL-A >2 MICRON milligram/m3
CPH3 CHLOROPHYLL-A >20 MICRONmilligram/m3
CPH4 CHLOROPHYLL-A >10 MICRONmilligram/m3
CPH5 CHLOROPHYLL-A >3 <20 MICRONmilligram/m3
CPH6 CHLOROPHYLL-A <3 MICRONmilligram/m3
CPH7 CHLOROPHYLL-A >3 <10 MICRONmilligram/m3
CPHL CHLOROPHYLL-A TOTALmilligram/m3
CR63 Cr<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CROW CHROMIUM IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
CRYW CHRYSENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
CS63 Cs<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CSSX Cs IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CU63 Cu<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
CUPH 14C PRODUCTION FILTER UNSPECIFmilligram carbon/(m3.hour)
CUPW 14C PRODUCTION FILTER UNSPECIFmilligram carbon/(m3.day)
CYAF NUMBER OF CYANOBACTERIA10+6 cell/m3
DAYX DAY WITHIN MONTHdd
DBAS DIBENZO(AH)ANTHRACENE SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
DBAW DIBENZO(AH)ANTHRACENE IN WATERmilligram/m3
DBIO DRY WEIGHT BIOMASS OF ENTITYgram/m2
DCAW DARK CARBON ABSORPTIONmilligram/m3
DENS DENSITY (Sigma-theta)kg/m3
DEPH DEPTH BELOW SEA SURFACEmeter
DEWT DEW POINT TEMPERATURECelsius degree
DFCW NUMBER OF SW DINOFLAGELLATES10+3 cell/m3
DFPF DINOFLAGELLATES PPC FLUXmilligram carbon/(m2.day)
DICP DIC IN SEDIMENT PORE WATERgram/m3
DINW NUMBER OF SW DYNOPHYSIS10+3 specimen/m3
DIPF DIATOMS PPC FLUXmilligram carbon/(m2.day)
DMTW 1,3-1,4DIMETHYLBENZENE WATERmilligram/m3
DOCP DOC IN SEDIMENT PORE WATERgram/m3
DOCS ORGANIC CARBON DOC IN SEDIMENTgram/m3
DOPW DISSOLVED ORGANIC PHOSPHORUSmillimole/m3
DOX1 DISSOLVED OXYGENml/l
DOX2 DISSOLVED OXYGENmicromole/kg
DOXY DISSOLVED OXYGENmillimole/m3
DPS1 DEPTH BELOW BOTTOM-LOWER LIMITmeter
DPSF DEPTH BELOW SEA FLOORmeter
DRDD DURATION (DAYS)ddd
DRYT DRY BULB TEMPERATURECelsius degree
DTCW NUMBER OF SW DIATOMS10+3 cell/m3
DXAP DIADINOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
DY63 Dy<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
DYSX Dy IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
EPMP TOTAL SUSP. PART. MATTER/ESTERgram/m3
ER63 Er<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ERSX Er IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ETBW ETHYLBENZENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
ETDD ELLAPSED TIMEdecimal day
ETHP PARTICULATE 234 TH ACT. ERRORBequerel/m3
ETHW DISSOLVED 234 TH ACT. ERRORBq/m3
ETYW BIS(ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE WATERmilligram/m3
EU63 Eu<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
EUSX Eu IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
EWCS CURRENT EAST STD. DEVIATIONmeter/second
EWCT CURRENT EAST COMPONENTmeter/second
FCO2 CO2 FUGACITYmicroatmosphere
FE63 Fe<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
FESP Fe IN SUSPENDED MATTERmillimole/kg
FLPF FLAGELLATES PPC FLUXmilligram carbon/(m2.day)
FLRS FLUORANTHENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
FLRW FLUORANTHENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
FLU1 FLUORESCENCEvolt
FLU2 FLUORESCENCEmilligram/m3
FLU3 FLUORESCENCEFFU Fluoresceine Fluores. Unit
FLUO FLUORESCENCErelative unit
FLUS FLUORENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
FLUW FLUORENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
FUCP FUCOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
GA63 Ga<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
GASX Ga IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
GD63 Gd<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
GDIR GUST WIND DIRECTIONdegree
GDSX Gd IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
GLUC CARBOHYDRATEmilligram/m3
GPMP TOTAL SUSP. PART. MATTER/GLASSgram/m3
GSPD GUST WIND SPEEDmeter/second
GYRW NUMBER OF SW GYRODINIUM10+3 specimen/m3
H2OS WATER CONTENT%
HBAW NB OF HETEROTROPHIC BACTERIA10+6 cell/m3
HCDT DIRECTION REL. TRUE NORTHdegree
HCSP HORIZONTAL CURRENT SPEEDmeter/second
HCSS HORIZ. CURRENT SPEED STD DEVmeter/second
HEAD PLAT. HEADING REL. TRUE NORTHdegree
HEDE HELIUM ISOTOPIC RATIO ERROR%
HEDW HELIUM DEV. OF ISOTOPIC RATIO%
HEEW DISSOLVED HELIUM ERRORnanomole/kg
HELD DELTA HELIUM 3%
HELW DISSOLVED HELIUMnanomole/kg
HF63 Hf<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HFSX Hf IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HFUP 19'HEXANOYLOXYFUCOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
HGSX Hg IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HO63 Ho<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HOSX Ho IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HSUL HYDROGEN SULPHIDE (H2S)millimole/m3
HXC1 HEXACHLOROBIPHENYL128 SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HXC2 HEXACHLOROBIPHENYL138 SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HXC3 HEXACHLOROBIPHENYL153 SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
HXC4 HEXACHLOROBIPHENYL156 SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
IC13 DIC DELTA 13Cper thousand
IDPW INDENO(1,2,3CD)PYRENE IN WATERmilligram/m3
INCS INORGANIC CARBON IN SEDIMENTmilligram/g
INDE INDENO(1,2,3CD)PYRENE SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
IODI IODINEmillimole/m3
IROS TOTAL IRON IN SEDIMENT milligram/kg
IROW TOTAL IRON IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
ISMP INORGANIC SUSPENDED MATTERgram/m3
LA63 La<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
LATX LATITUDEdecimal degree
LCAW LIGHT CARBON ABSORPTIONmilligram/m3
LEAB LEAD IN BIOTAmicrogram/kg
LEAS LEAD IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
LEAW LEAD IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
LGH2 PAR ATTENUATION COEFFICIENTm-1
LGH3 LIGHT IRRADIANCE CORRECTED PARmicromole photon/(m2.second)
LGH4 LIGHT IRRADIANCE SURFACE PARmicromole photon/(m2.second)
LGH5 IMMERGED/SURF IRRADIANCE RATIO%
LGHT LIGHT IRRADIANCE IMMERGED PARmicromole photon/(m2.second)
LI63 Li<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
LINC LONG-WAVE INCOMING RADIATIONwatt/m2
LIPI LIPIDS IN THE WATER COLUMNmilligram/m3
LIPS SEDIMENT LIPIDSmicrogram/g
LISX Li IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
LONX LONGITUDEdecimal degree
LSCT LIGHT SCATTERING%
LSIC LITHOGENIC CONTENT%
LTHF LITHOGENIC FRACTION FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
LTUW LEUCINE UPTAKE RATEmicrogram carbon/(m3.hour)
LU63 Lu<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
LUSX Lu IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
LUTW LUTEINmilligram/m3
MAGP TOTAL PARTICULATE SILVERmilligram/kg
MAGW DISSOLVED SILVER (Ag)milligram/m3
MALF AL FLUX IN SETTLING PARTICLESmilligram/(m2.day)
MALP Al IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MALS Al IN THE SEDIMENT%
MANW TOTAL MANGANESE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
MAXD MAX. DEPTH BELOW SEA SURFACEmeter
MBAP Ba IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MBAS Ba IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MBRS Br IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MCAP Ca IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MCAS Ca IN THE SEDIMENT%
MCDW DISSOLVED CADMIUM (Cd)milligram/m3
MCES Ce IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MCLP Cl IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MCOW DISSOLVED COBALT (Co)milligram/m3
MCRS Cr IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MCU2 DISSOLVED COPPER (Cu)milligram/m3
MCUF CU FLUX IN SETTLING PARTICLESmicrogram/(m2.day)
MCUS Cu IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MCUW DISSOLVED COPPER (Cu)micromole/m3
MERB TOTAL MERCURY IN BIOTAmicrogram/kg
MERW TOTAL MERCURY IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
METW METHYLBENZENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
MFEF FE FLUX IN SETTLING PARTICLESmilligram/(m2.day)
MFEP Fe IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MFES Fe IN THE SEDIMENT%
MG63 Mg<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
MIIS I IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MIND MIN. DEPTH BELOW SEA SURFACEmeter
MKKP K IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MKKS K IN THE SEDIMENT%
MLAS La IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MMGP Mg IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MMGS Mg IN THE SEDIMENT%
MMNF MN FLUX IN SETTLING PARTICLESmicrogram/(m2.day)
MMNP Mn IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MMNS Mn IN THE SEDIMENT%
MMOS Mo IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MN63 Mn<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
MNAS Na IN THE SEDIMENT%
MNBS Nb IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MNDS Nd IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MNI2 DISSOLVED NICKEL (Ni)milligram/m3
MNIS Ni IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MNIW DISSOLVED NICKEL (Ni)micromole/m3
MNSP Mn IN SUSPENDED MATTERmillimole/kg
MNTH MONTHmm
MO63 Mo<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
MPBF PB FLUX IN SETTLING PARTICLESmicrogram/(m2.day)
MPBS Pb IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MPBW DISSOLVED LEAD (Pb)milligram/m3
MPPP P IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MPPS P IN THE SEDIMENT%
MRBS Rb IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MSBO MESOZOOPLANKTON ASH-FREE DRY Wmilligram/m3
MSCS Sc IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MSDP MEAN SPHERIC DIAM. OF PARTICLEmillimeter
MSIP Si IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MSIS Si IN THE SEDIMENT%
MSMP MEAN SPHERIC DIAM. MEDIANmillimeter
MSRS Sr IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MSSP S IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MSZW MESOZOOPLANCTON DRY WEIGHTmilligram/m3
MTHS Th IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MTIP Ti IN SUSPENDED MATTERmilligram/m3
MTIS Ti IN THE SEDIMENT%
MUUS U IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MVVS V IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MYYS Y IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MZNF ZN FLUX IN SETTLING PARTICLESmicrogram/(m2.day)
MZNS Zn IN THE SEDIMENTppm
MZNW DISSOLVED ZINC (Zn)milligram/m3
MZRS Zr IN THE SEDIMENTppm
N15D DELTA 15N (15N/14N)per thousand
N63X N<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
NAPS NAPHTHALENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
NAPW NAPHTHALENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
NAVG AVERAGED DATA CYCLE NUMBERnumber
ND63 Nd<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
NEEW DISSOLVED NEON ERRORnanomole/kg
NEOW DISSOLVED NEONnanomole/kg
NEXW NEOXANTHINmilligram/m3
NFAW AUTOTROPHIC NANOFLAGELLATES10+3 cell/m3
NFCW NUMBER OF SW NANOFLAGELLATES10+3 cell/m3
NFHW HETEROTROPHIC NANOFLAGELLATES10+3 cell/m3
NHRW AMMONIUM REGENERATIONmicromole nitrogen/(m3.day)
NHUW AMMONIUM UPTAKEmicromole nitrogen/(m3.day)
NIKS NICKEL IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
NIKW NICKEL IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
NISX Ni IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
NITS NITROGEN IN SEDIMENTmilligram/g
NIUW NITROGEN UPTAKE (FIXATION)micromole nitrogen/(m3.day)
NNEF NUMBER OF NANOEUKARYOTES10+6 cell/m3
NODW DISSOLVED ORGANIC NITROGENmicromole/kg
NOPW 4-NONYLPHENOL IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
NORG DISSOLVED ORGANIC NITROGENmillimole/m3
NORW NITRIFICATIONmicromole nitrogen/(m3.day)
NOUW NITRATE UPTAKEmicromole nitrogen/(m3.day)
NPKF NUMBER OF NANOPROKARYOTES10+6 cell/m3
NSCS CURRENT NORTH STD. DEVIATIONmeter/second
NSCT CURRENT NORTH COMPONENTmeter/second
NT1P TOTAL PARTICULATE NITROGENmicromole/kg
NTAP NITRATE IN SEDIMENT PORE WATERmillimole/m3
NTAW NITRATE (NO3-N) CONTENTmicromole/kg
NTIP NITRITE IN SEDIMENT PORE WATERmillimole/m3
NTIW NITRITE (NO2-N) CONTENTmicromole/kg
NTOT TOTAL NITROGEN (N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
NTR1 NITRATE IN SEDIMENTmillimole/m3
NTRA NITRATE (NO3-N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
NTRI NITRITE (NO2-N) CONTENTmillimole/m3
NTRS NITRITE IN SEDIMENTmillimole/m3
NTRZ NITRATE + NITRITE CONTENTmillimole/m3
NTZW NITRATE + NITRITE CONTENT micromole/kg
NUMN NUMBER OF PARTICLES > 0.7 UMnumber/m3
NUMP NUMBER OF PARTICLES 3-80UMnumber/m3
NUNM NUMBER OF PARTICLES >=480UMnumber/m3
OCCN ORGANIC CARBON IN SEDIMENTmilligram/g
OCNT COUNT OF BIOLOGICAL ENTITYDimensionless
OCSD STD DEVIATION ORGANIC CARBONmilligram/g
OMMF PART. ORGANIC MATTER FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
ONIS ORGANIC NITROGEN IN SEDIMENTmilligram/g
ONSD STD DEVIATION ORGANIC NITROGENmilligram/g
OPAP OPAL CONTENT%
OSAT OXYGEN SATURATION%
OSMP ORGANIC SUSPENDED MATTERgram/m3
OXIR ISOTOPIC RATIO O18/O16per thousand
PB40 Pb>0.4/0.45um IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
PB45 Pb<0.4/0.45um IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
PB63 Pb<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PC1P PARTICULATE ORGANIC CARBON/POCmillimole/m3
PCEF NUMBER OF PICOEUKARYOTES10+6 cell/m3
PCEW NUMBER OF SW PICOEUCARYOTES10+6 cell/m3
PCO2 CO2 PART. PRES IN DRY/WET GASmicroatmosphere
PCOW CARBON DIOXIDE IN WATERmicroatmosphere
PCPW PENTACHLOROPHENOL IN WATERmilligram/m3
PENW PENTACHLOROBIPHENYL IN WATERmilligram/m3
PERP PERIDININEmilligram/m3
PETD POTENTIAL EVAPOTRANSPIRATIONmillimeter/day
PETW TOTAL PETROLEUM IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
PHAS PHAEOPIGMENTS IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PHCW PHYTOPLANKTON ABUNDANCE10+3 cell/m3
PHE2 PHAEOPHYTIN >2 MICRONmilligram/m3
PHE3 PHAEOPHYTIN >20 MICRONmilligram/m3
PHE4 PHAEOPHYTIN >10 MICRONmilligram/m3
PHE5 PHAEOPHYTIN >3 <20 MICRONmilligram/m3
PHE6 PHAEOPHYTIN <3 MICRONmilligram/m3
PHEA PHEOPHYTIN-Amilligram/m3
PHEB PHEOPHYTIN-Bmilligram/m3
PHEC PHEOPHYTIN-Cmilligram/m3
PHES PHENANTHRENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PHEW PHENANTHRENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
PHNS SEDIMENT PHENOLSmicrogram/g
PHOP PHOSPHATE IN SEDIMT PORE WATERmillimole/m3
PHOS PHOSPHATE (PO4-P) CONTENTmillimole/m3
PHOW PHOSPHATE (PO4-P) CONTENTmicromole/kg
PHPH PHpH unit
PHSP PHOSPHORUS IN SUSP. MATT.millimole/kg
PHSS PHOSPHATE IN SEDIMENTmillimole/m3
PHTF PHAEOPIGMENTS VERTICAL FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
PHTP TOTAL PHEOPHYTINEmilligram/m3
PN1P PARTICULATE ORGANIC NITROGENmillimole/m3
PO63 PORG<63um in DRY W. SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
POCF PART. ORGANIC CARBON FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
POCP PARTICULATE ORGANIC CARBON/POCmilligram/m3
PODW DISSOLVED ORGANIC PHOSPHORUSmicromole/kg
PONP PARTICULATE ORGANIC NITROGENmilligram/m3
PP1P PART. ORGANIC PHOSPHORUS (P)millimole/m3
PPKF NUMBER OF PICOPROKARYOTES10+6 cell/m3
PR63 Pr<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PRAB PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF ENTITYDimensionless
PRCF NUMBER OF PROCHLOROCOCCUS10+6 cell/m3
PRCW NUMBER OF SW PROCHLOROCOCCUS10+6 cell/m3
PRES SEA PRESSURE sea surface=0decibar=10000 pascals
PROT PROTEINmilligram/m3
PRRD PRECIPITATION RATEmillimeter/day
PRRT PRECIPITATION RATEmillimeter/hour
PRSX Pr IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PSAL PRACTICAL SALINITYP.S.U.
PT1P TOTAL PARTICULATE PHOSPHORUSmicromole/kg
PT63 PTOT<63um in DRY W. SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PTC1 PENTACHLOROBIPHENYL101 IN SED.milligram/kg
PTC2 PENTACHLOROBIPHENYL118 IN SED.milligram/kg
PTNP TOTAL PARTICULATE NITROGENmilligram/m3
PTPP TOTAL PARTICULATE PHOSPHORUSmilligram/m3
PTZF PROTOZOA PPC FLUXmilligram carbon/(m2.day)
PXAP PRASINOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
PYRS PYRENE IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
PYRW PYRENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
RB63 Rb<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
RDIN INCIDENT RADIATIONwatt/m2
REDS REDOX POTENTIALmillivolt
RELH RELATIVE HUMIDITY%
RVFL RIVER FLOW RATEm3/second
SACC SALINITY ACCURACY.
SAMA SIGNAL RETURN AMPLITUDEdecibel
SAND SAND IN THE SEDIMENT%
SB63 Sb<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SBSX Sb IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SC63 Sc<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SECC SECCHI DISK DEPTHmeter
SI63 Si<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SILT SILT IN THE SEDIMENT%
SIOF PART. BIOGENIC Si FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
SIOS SEDIMENT BIOGENIC SiO2%
SLC1 SILICATE IN SEDIMENTmillimole/m3
SLCA SILICATE (SIO4-SI) CONTENTmillimole/m3
SLCP PARTICULATE ORGANIC SILICA(SI)millimole/m3
SLCW SILICATE (SIO4-SI) CONTENTmicromole/kg
SLEV OBSERVED SEA LEVELmeter
SLVR RESIDUAL(OBS - PRED SEA LEVEL)meter
SM63 Sm<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SMSX Sm IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SN63 Sn<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SNCF NUMBER OF SYNECHOCOCCUS10+6 cell/m3
SNCW NUMBER OF SW SYNECHOCOCCUS10+6 cell/m3
SNSX Sn IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SO4O PORE WATER SULFATEmillimole/m3
SR63 Sr<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
SSAL SALINITY (PRE-1978 DEFN)P.S.U.
SSXX S IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
STYW STYRENE IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
SVEL SOUND VELOCITYmeter/second
SWDR SWELL DIRECTION REL TRUE N.degree
SWHT SWELL HEIGHTmeter
SWPR SWELL PERIODsecond
TB25 BLUE LIGHT TRANSMISSION 25CM %
TB63 Tb<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TBSX Tb IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TCCF PART. TOTAL CARBON FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
TCCS SEDIMENT TOTAL CARBON%
TCSD STD DEVIATION TOTAL CARBONmilligram/g
TDPW TOTAL DISSOLVED PHOSPHORUSmillimole/m3
TDSW TOTAL DISSOLVED SOLIDkg/m3
TE01 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE02 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE03 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE04 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE05 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE06 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE07 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE08 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE09 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE10 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE11 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TE12 SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TEMP SEA TEMPERATURECelsius degree
TETS TETRACHLOROBIPHENYL SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TETW TETRACHLOROBIPHENYL IN WATERmilligram/m3
TH4P PARTICULATE 234TH ACTIVTYBq/m3
TH4W DISSOLVED 234THBq/m3
TICS TOTAL INORGANIC CARBON SEDIMENgram/m3
TICW TOTAL INORGANIC CARBONmicromole/kg
TIME TIME WITHIN DAYhhmmss
TINW DISSOLVED INORGANIC NITROGENmillimole/m3
TL63 Tl<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TLSX Tl IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TM63 Tm<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TMSX Tm IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TNIS TOTAL NITROGEN IN SEDIMENTmillimole/m3
TNNF PART. TOTAL NITROGEN FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
TNNS SEDIMENT TOTAL NITROGEN%
TOCS SEDIMENT TOTAL ORGANIC CARBON%
TOCW TOTAL ORGANIC CARBONmillimole/m3
TOMP ORGANIC MATTER CONTENT%
TOTS TOTAL CARBON IN SEDIMENTmilligram/g
TPAW DISS. TRIPHOSPHATE ADENOSINEmilligram/m3
TPCW TOTAL PARTICULATE CARBONmilligram/m3
TPHP TOTAL PHAEOPIGMENTSmilligram/m3
TPHS TOTAL PHOSPHORUS (P) CONTENTmillimole/m3
TR10 RED LIGHT TRANSMISSION 10CM%
TR25 RED LIGHT TRANSMISSION 25CM%
TRBB TRIBUTYLTIN CATION IN BIOTAmicrogram/kg
TRCS TRICHLOROBIPHENYL IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
TREW DISSOLVED TRITIUM ERRORTU
TRIW DISSOLVED TRITIUMTU
TSMF TOTAL MASS FLUXmilligram/(m2.day)
TSMP TOTAL SUSPENDED MATTERgram/m3
TUR2 LIGHT ATTENUATION COEFFICIENTm-1
TUR3 LIGHT TRANSMISSION%
TUR4 TURBIDITYN.T.U Nephelo Turb. Unit
TUR5 TURBIDITYrelative unit
TUR6 TURBIDITYmilliF.T.U Formaz Turb Unit
TXAP DIATOXANTHINEmilligram/m3
U63X U<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
UPTH BACTERIAL PRODUCTION(THYM. UP)nanomole/m3/hour
UPTS BACT. PROD. STANDARD DEVIATIONnanomole/m3/hour
UREA UREAmillimole/m3
UVCT UPWARD CURRENT VELOCITYmeter/second
V63X V<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
VANW VANADIUM IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
VAVH AVER. HEIGHT HIGHEST 1/3 WAVEmeter
VAVT AVER. PERIOD HIGHEST 1/3 WAVEsecond
VCMX MAX CREST TROUGH WAVE HEIGHTmeter
VCSP VERTICAL CURRENT SPEEDmeter/second
VDIR WAVE DIRECTION REL. TRUE NORTHdegree
VEPK WAVE SPECTRUM PEAK ENERGYm2.second
VERR VELOCITY ERRORmeter/second
VERT VERTICAL DISPLACEMENTmeter
VHM0 SPECTRAL SIGNIF. WAVE HEIGHTmeter
VIAW VIRUS ABUNDANCE IN SEA WATER10+9 cell/dm3
VIOW VIOLAXANTHINmilligram/m3
VMXL MAXIMUM WAVE LEVELmeter
VOCP VOLUME CONC. OF PARTICLESppm
VOLF SAMPLE VOLUME BY FLOW METERm3
VPED WAVE SPECTRUM PEAK ENERGY DIR.degree
VPSP DIR. SPREADING AT WAVE PEAKdegree
VSAM VOLUME SAMPLED OF WATER BODYm3
VSMC SPECT. MOMENT(0,2) WAVE PERIODsecond
VTDH SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTmeter
VTPK WAVE SPECTRUM PEAK PERIODsecond
VTZA AVER ZERO CROSSING WAVE PERIODsecond
VZMX MAXI ZERO CROSSING WAVE HEIGHTmeter
WDIR WIND DIRECTION REL. TRUE NORTHdegree
WMSP WIND SPEED - MAX AVER PER 2 MNmeter/second
WO63 W<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
WSPD HORIZONTAL WIND SPEEDmeter/second
WSPE WIND SPEED EASTWARD COMPONENTmeter/second
WSPN WIND SPEED NORTHWARD COMPONENTmeter/second
WSTE WIND STRESS EAST COMPONENTnewton/m2
WSTN WIND STRESS NORTH COMPONENTnewton/m2
XCO2 CO2 MOLE FRACTION IN DRY GASppm
Y63X Y<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
YB63 Yb<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
YBSX Yb IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
YEAR YEARyyyy
ZINS ZINC IN SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ZINW ZINC IN WATER BODYmilligram/m3
ZN63 Zn<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ZNTH TILT OF MEASUREMENT PLATFORMdegree
ZR63 Zr<63um IN DRY WEIGHT SEDIMENTmilligram/kg
ZXAP ZEAXANTHINEmilligram/m3