Articles | Volume 10, issue 3
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 1729–1734, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-10-1729-2018
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 1729–1734, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-10-1729-2018

  27 Sep 2018

27 Sep 2018

FerryBox data in the North Sea from 2002 to 2005

Wilhelm Petersen et al.

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From 2002 to 2005 a FerryBox system was installed aboard two different ferries traveling between Cuxhaven (Germany) and Harwich (UK) on a daily basis. The FerryBox system is an automated flow-through monitoring system for measuring oceanographic and biogeochemical parameters installed on ships of opportunity. The data set provides the parameters water temperature, salinity, dissolved oxygen and chlorophyll a fluorescence.