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Oceanic Explorer Conductivity Temperature Depth Deployed 2018-09-28

The Sea-Bird SeaCAT SBE19plus V2 4996 was deployed on 2018-09-28 on Oceanic Explorer. This Remotely Operated Vehicle is operated by Canpac Divers, Inc. This device is a Conductivity Temperature Depth. Conductivity Temperature Depth (CTD) is an instrument package that contains sensors for measuring the conductivity, temperature, and pressure of seawater. Salinity, sound velocity, depth and density are variables that can be derived from sensor measurements. CTDs can carry additional instruments and sensors such as oxygen...

Prince Rupert Atlin Terminal Station Conductivity Temperature Depth Deployed 2017-01-12

The AML CTD Metrec X 50140 was deployed on 2017-01-12 at Prince Rupert Atlin Terminal Station. Atlin Terminal is located in the Prince Rupert Harbour. This device is a Conductivity Temperature Depth. Conductivity Temperature Depth (CTD) is an instrument package that contains sensors for measuring the conductivity, temperature, and pressure of seawater. Salinity, sound velocity, depth and density are variables that can be derived from sensor measurements. CTDs can carry additional instruments and sensors such...

Patricia Bay Gas Tension Device Deployed 2019-03-10

The Pro-Oceanus GTD Pro 36-326-06 was deployed on 2019-03-10 at Patricia Bay. Patricia Bay is located in the Saanich Inlet, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. This device is a Gas Tension Device. Gas Tension Device (GTD) instruments measure gas tension, or total dissolved gas pressure. The total dissolved gas pressure in seawater is the sum of the partial pressures of all dissolved gases. The GTD operates by equilibrating a small volume of air...

Iona Orientation System Deployed 2013-11-08

The RM Young Electronic Compass 32500-56 CI 2678 was deployed on 2013-11-08 at Iona . The Iona island and beach area is in the western side of Richmond, BC. This device is a Orientation System. Orientation instruments are used on ships, ROVs and instrument packages to record variables like heading, pitch and roll. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 3.0...

Chemainus Accelerometer Deployed 2018-11-27

The Nanometrics Titan SMA (S/N 000635) was deployed on 2018-11-27 at Chemainus. Chemainus is a community in the Chemainus Valley on the east coast of southern Vancouver Island. This device is a Accelerometer. Accelerometers are instruments that measure accelerations. Acceleration can be static such as gravity pulling objects toward the earth, or dynamic as caused by oscillatory movements of the instrument. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and...

Barkley Canyon Upper Slope Fluorometer Turbidity Deployed 2019-05-16

The WET Labs ECO FLNTUS 4670 was deployed on 2019-05-16 at Barkley Canyon Upper Slope. Upper Slope is a location within Barkley Canyon, which is located on the upper continental slope. This device is a Fluorometer Turbidity. Fluorometer Turbidity instruments measure chlorophyll fluorescence and turbidity within the same volume of seawater. The instrument uses a light emitting diode (LED) to provide an excitation source. The fluoresced light is received by a detector at a particular...

Barkley Canyon Axis Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz Deployed 2011-07-15

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 2 MHz 2700 was deployed on 2011-07-15 at Barkley Canyon Axis . Barkley Canyon Axis is located within Barkley Canyon, where benthic processes, biodiversity, sediment dynamics are observed. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered by...

Barkley Canyon Axis Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz Deployed 2012-06-02

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 2 MHz 2700 was deployed on 2012-06-02 at Barkley Canyon Axis . Barkley Canyon Axis is located within Barkley Canyon, where benthic processes, biodiversity, sediment dynamics are observed. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered by...

Barkley Canyon Axis Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz Deployed 2014-05-09

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 2 MHz 2700 was deployed on 2014-05-09 at Barkley Canyon Axis . Barkley Canyon Axis is located within Barkley Canyon, where benthic processes, biodiversity, sediment dynamics are observed. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered by...

Patricia Bay Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz Deployed 2012-08-11

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 1 MHz 5281 was deployed on 2012-08-11 at Patricia Bay. Patricia Bay is located in the Saanich Inlet, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered by particles in seawater...

Strait of Georgia Central Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz Deployed 2013-05-03

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 1 MHz 5281 was deployed on 2013-05-03 at Strait of Georgia Central. Strait of Georgia Central is a central area in the Strait of Georgia. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered by particles in seawater...

Fraser River Delta Lower Slope Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz Deployed 2014-03-08

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 1 MHz 5281 was deployed on 2014-03-08 at Fraser River Delta Lower Slope. This site is located on the lower slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 150 metres. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves...

Fraser River Delta Lower Slope Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz Deployed 2016-05-01

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 1 MHz 5281 was deployed on 2016-05-01 at Fraser River Delta Lower Slope. This site is located on the lower slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 150 metres. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves...

Fraser River Delta Upper Slope Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz Deployed 2019-09-15

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 1 MHz 7058 was deployed on 2019-09-15 at Fraser River Delta Upper Slope. This site is located on the upper slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 100 metres. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 1 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves...

Hercules Navigation System Deployed 2017-06-06

The Hercules ROV Navigation 01 was deployed on 2017-06-06 on Hercules. This Remotely Operated Vehicle is operated by Ocean Exploration Trust. This device is a Navigation System. Navigational instruments are used to measure and record positional information of ships, buoys, and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). Typical sensors include latitude, longitude, speed, heading, pitch, roll, and depth. It was deployed on a mobile platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks...

Barkley Canyon Upper Slope Echosounder, Bioacoustic Deployed 2012-05-28

The ASL Acoustic Water Column Profiler 5016 was deployed on 2012-05-28 at Barkley Canyon Upper Slope. Upper Slope is a location within Barkley Canyon, which is located on the upper continental slope. This device is a Echosounder, Bioacoustic. Echosounders are used to measure acoustic backscatter as a proxy for detecting zooplankton, fish, bubbles or other particles in the water-column. An echosounder has one or more transducers which emit acoustic pulses at a particular frequency. When...

Minas Passage Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 400 kHz Deployed 2015-12-17

The Nortek AWAC AST 400 kHz 2226 was deployed on 2015-12-17 at Minas Passage. The Minas Basin is an inlet of the Bay of Fundy and a sub-basin of the Fundy Basin located in Nova Scotia, Canada. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 400 kHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound...

Oceanic Explorer Navigation System Deployed 2015-03-28

The Oceanic Explorer Navigation 01 was deployed on 2015-03-28 on Oceanic Explorer. This Remotely Operated Vehicle is operated by Canpac Divers, Inc. This device is a Navigation System. Navigational instruments are used to measure and record positional information of ships, buoys, and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). Typical sensors include latitude, longitude, speed, heading, pitch, roll, and depth. It was deployed on a mobile platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean...

Bullseye Hydrophone Deployed 2015-09-15

The Ocean Sonics icListen AF Hydrophone 2504 was deployed on 2015-09-15 at Bullseye. Bullseye is a location at Clayoquot Slope, where gas hydrates, seafloor cold seeps, and hydrate dynamics are observed. This device is a Hydrophone. Hydrophones are devices containing transducers that convert underwater sound waves into electrical signals. They are acoustic instruments that can process data while they are being collected to produce calibrated waveform data. Hydrophones are typically used to study vocalizations of...

Fraser River Delta Lower Slope Hydrophone Deployed 2016-05-02

The Ocean Sonics icListen AF Hydrophone 2523 was deployed on 2016-05-02 at Fraser River Delta Lower Slope. This site is located on the lower slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 150 metres. This device is a Hydrophone. Hydrophones are devices containing transducers that convert underwater sound waves into electrical signals. They are acoustic instruments that can process data while they are being collected to produce calibrated waveform data. Hydrophones are typically...

Tsawwassen - Duke Point Ferry Route Thermosalinograph Deployed 2017-02-15

The Sea-Bird Thermosalinograph SeaKeeper (SN 19) was deployed on 2017-02-15 on Tsawwassen - Duke Point Ferry Route. This ferry route goes between Tsawwassen terminal in Vancouver, BC and the Duke Point terminal, Nanaimo BC. This device is a Thermosalinograph. Thermosalinographs collect data from the sea surface via flow-through systems on vessels. Typically they are mounted near the front of the vessel in order to minimize contamination. Primary variables measured are temperature and conductivity, and other...

Upper Slope South Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz Deployed 2019-09-07

The Nortek Aquadopp HR-Profiler 2 MHz ASP2699 AQD2973 was deployed on 2019-09-07 at Upper Slope South. Upper Slope South is a location within Barkley Canyon, which is located on the upper continental slope. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2 MHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered...

Cambridge Bay Junction Box Deployed 2019-07-31

The ONC Mini Junction Box 009 was deployed on 2019-07-31 at Cambridge Bay. Cambridge Bay is located on Victoria Island in the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut, Canada. This device is a Junction Box. Junction Boxes supply power and communications to deployed instruments. Junction boxes have a number of serial and ethernet ports, including 400V ethernet ports that enable connections to other junction boxes and high-voltage instruments. Junction boxes can convert high voltages to lower voltages...

Fraser River Delta Upper Slope Turbidity Meter Deployed 2016-05-03

The WET Labs ECO-NTUSB 651 was deployed on 2016-05-03 at Fraser River Delta Upper Slope. This site is located on the upper slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 100 metres. This device is a Turbidity Meter. Turbidity meters are sensors that detect scattered light from suspended particles in water. The amount of scattered light that reaches the detector is proportional to the turbidity or particle concentration in the water. It was...

Fraser River Delta Upper Slope Hydrophone Deployed 2018-10-04

The Ocean Sonics icListen AF Hydrophone 2556 was deployed on 2018-10-04 at Fraser River Delta Upper Slope. This site is located on the upper slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 100 metres. This device is a Hydrophone. Hydrophones are devices containing transducers that convert underwater sound waves into electrical signals. They are acoustic instruments that can process data while they are being collected to produce calibrated waveform data. Hydrophones are typically...

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