1985-1993 Northern California Hydrographic Data

CTD Data

Current Meter Data

CTD Data  Current Meter Data  
 OPTOMA : 1985  OPTOMA : 1985  References
 CTZ: 1987-88  CTZ: 1987-88  References
 EBC: 1993  EBC: 1993  References

ALSO: EBC Seasoar CTD and Shipboard ADCP data

References

 OSU OPTOMA Data

Papers:

Stabeno P. J. and R. L. Smith. 1987. Deep-Sea currents off northern California. J. Geophys. Res.,
92:(C1):755-771.

Rienecker, M. M., C.N.K. Mooers and R. L. Smith. 1988. Mesoscale variability in current meter measurements in the California Current System off northern California. J. Geophys. Res., 93:6711-6734.

Data Reports:

Smith, R. L., Pittock, G., Fleischbein, J. and R. Still. 1986. Current Measurements From Moorings Off Northern California: September 1984 - July 1985. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Data Report 121, Ref. 86-6. 211 pp.

OSU CTZ Data
Papers:

Brink, K. H., R. C. Beardsley, P. P. Niiler, M. Abbott, A. Huyer, S. Ramp, T. Stanton and D. Stuart. 1991. Statistical properties of near-surface flow in the California coastal transition zone. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,693-14,706.

Kosro, P. M., A. Huyer, S. R. Ramp, R. L. Smith, F. P. Chavez, T. J. Cowles, M. R. Abbott, P. T. Strub, R. T. Barber, P. Jessen and L. F. Small. 1991. The structure of the Transition Zone between coastal waters and the open ocean off northern California, winter and spring 1987. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,707-14,730.

Strub, P. T., P. M. Kosro, A. Huyer and CTZ Collaborators, 1991. The nature of the cold filaments in the California current system. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,743-14,768.

Hood, R. R., M. R. Abbott and A. Huyer, 1991. Phytoplankton and photosynthetic light response in the coastal transition zone off northern California in June 1987. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,769-14,780.

Huyer, A., P. M. Kosro, J. Fleischbein, S.R. Ramp, T. Stanton, L. Washburn, F. P. Chavez, T. Cowles, S. D. Pierce, and R. L. Smith. 1991. Currents and water masses of the coastal transition zone off northern California, June to August 1988. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,809-14,831.

Chavez, F. P., R. T. Barber, P. M. Kosro, A. Huyer, S. Ramp, T. P. Stanton, and B. Rojas de Mendiola. 1991. Horizontal transport and the distribution of nutrients in the coastal transition zone off northern California: effects on primary production, phytoplankton biomass and species composition. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,833-14,848.

Walstad, L. J., J. S. Allen, P. M. Kosro and A. Huyer. 1991. Dynamics of the Coastal Transition Zone in 1987 through Data Assimilation Studies. J. Geophys. Res., 96:14,957-14,977.

Data Reports:

Schramm, R. E., J. Fleischbein, A. Huyer and P. M. Kosro. 1987. CTD observations in the Coastal Transition Zone off northern California 16-25 February 1987. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Data Report 137, Ref. 87-24, 62 pp.

Schramm, R. E., J. Fleischbein, J., R. Marsh, A. Huyer, P. M. Kosro, T. Cowles and N. Dudek. 1988. CTD Observations in the Coastal Transition Zone off Northern California, 18-27 May 1987. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Data Report 141, Ref. 88-3, 192 pp.

Schramm, R. E., J. Fleischbein, A. Huyer, P. M. Kosro, T. Cowles and N. Dudek. 1988. CTD observations in the Coastal Transition Zone off northern California, 9-18 June 1987. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Data Report 142, Ref. 88-4.

Fleischbein, J., R. E. Schramm, A. Huyer, P. M. Kosro, T. Cowles and K. Kreft. 1988. CTD observations in the Coastal Transition Zone off Northern California, 18-27 June 1988. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Data Report 143, Ref. 88-9.

Fleischbein, J., R. E. Schramm, A. Huyer, P. M. Kosro, T. Cowles, K. Kreft, and C. Paulson. 1988. CTD observations in the Coastal Transition Zone off Northern California from R/V Wecoma, July to August 1988. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Data Report 144, Ref. 89-1.

OSU EBC Data

Papers:

Smith, R. L. 1992. Coastal upwelling in the modern ocean. In: Upwelling Systems: Evolution since the early Miocene C. P. Summerhayes, W. L. Prell, & K. C. Emeis, eds. Geological Society, Special Publication 63:9-28.

Smith, R. L. 1995. The physical processes of coastal upwelling systems. In: Upwelling in the ocean: Modern processes and ancient records. C.P. Summerhayes, K.-C. Emeis, M.V. Angel, R.L. Smith, and B. Zeitschel, eds.. John Wiley & Sons. Dahlem Workshop Environmental Sciences Research Report ES 18: 39-64.

Huyer, A., J. A. Barth, P. M. Kosro, R. K. Shearman, and R. L. Smith, 1997. Upper-Ocean Water Mass Characteristics of the California Current, Summer 1993. Deep-Sea Res., II, 45, 1411-1442.

Chereskin, T. K., M. Y. Morris, P. P. Niiler, P. M. Kosro, R. L. Smith, S. R. Ramp, C. A.
Collins and D. L. Musgrave. 2000. Spatial and temporal characteristics of the mesoscale circulation
of the California Current from eddy-resolving moored and shipboard measurements. J. Geophys. Res., 105:1245-1269.

Barth, J. A., T. J. Cowles, P. M. Kosro, R. K. Shearman, A. Huyer, and R. L. Smith. 2002. Injection of carbon from the shelf to offshore beneath the euphotic zone in the California Current. J. Geophys. Res., 107(C6).

Data Report:

Kosro, P. M., J. A. Barth, J. Fleischbein, A. Huyer, R. O'Malley, K. Shearman, and R. L. Smith. 1995. SEASOAR and CTD observations during EBC cruises, W9306A and W9308B. COAS, OSU, Data Report 160, Ref. 95-2, 393 pp.