Dataset: Ningaloo Reef Circulation Study, Western Australia (1997): Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler deployments


Description

Two RD Instruments Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCP) and a Sontek Acoustic Doppler Profiler (ADP) were deployed at the front of the northern reef and the southern reef during the Ningaloo Reef Circulation Study.

Deployment details:
Site 5 (Deployment 1): ADCP S/N 0412: -21.8076, 114.082133 (Front of northern reef)
Deployed 28/11/97: Recovered 4/12/97. Depth: 9m
Sensors: Pressure sensor

Site 5 (Deployment 2): ADP S/N C18: -21.8076, 114.082133 (Front of northern reef)
Deployed 4/12/97: Recovered 11/12/97. Depth: 9m
Sensors: No pressure sensor

Site 6: ADCP S/N 064: -21.8137, 114.069717 (Front of southern Reef)
Deployed 26/11/97: Recovered 11/12/97. Depth: 9m
Sensors: No pressure sensor

Sampling regime: 20 minute bursts every hour starting on the hour. 0.5 second sampling interval, average every minute during burst.

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