Other data and
projects at NODC
World Ocean Database Plankton compiled by the Ocean Climate
Laboratory contains globally distributed plankton data and
associated metadata with over 143,000 plankton biomass casts,
and over 98,000 taxonomic casts. You can customize a search
for plankton data by using WODselect. For additional plankton database information please see the WOD05
Documentation for plankton.
- Harmful Algal Blooms Observing System (HABSOS) - An integrated information and communication system at the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC) for managing HAB data and events. Another good source of HABs information can be found on the NOAAWatch site, or you can also visit NOAA's Phytoplankton Monitoring Network.
Ocean Archive System can also be queried
for plankton data.
Year Time-Series (1963-1998) of Zooplankton, Temperature, and Salinity
in the White Sea - International Ocean Atlas Series: Volume
Atlas of the Arctic Seas 2000: Plankton of the Barents and Kara Seas - physical and biological data for
the region extending from the Barents Sea to the Kara Sea during 158
scientific cruises for the period 1913 - 1999.
CD-ROM version | Online
of the Arctic Seas 2002 on CD-ROM - International Ocean Atlas
Series: Volume 6 (1 disc)
- The Coastal & Oceanic Plankton Ecology, Production & Observation Database (COPEPOD) - An online database of plankton abundance, biomass, and composition data compiled from a global assortment of cruises, projects, and institutional holdings. It was created by NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service.
plankton datasets can also be obtained by contacting NODC
also: Major oceanographic program
data available from NODC.
from the Biological Atlas of the Arctic Seas 2000