Abstract

This dataset contains zooplankton dry weight biomass calculated from samples collected during RV Weatherbird II and RV Bellows cruises from June 2012 to August 2014. Zooplankton was collected using towed bongo nets from the northeastern Gulf of Mexico and the west Florida shelf. The contents of the dataset are an assessment of the seasonal and interannual changes in zooplankton biomass after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Purpose

To assess the seasonal and interannual changes in zooplankton biomass after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Keywords

zooplankton, biomass, dry weight

UDI

R1.x135.120:0016

Date

5-17-2016 12:00 AM

Point of Contact

Daly, Kendra
University of South Florida
College of Marine Science
140 7th Ave South
St. Petersburg , FL 33701
USA
kdaly@marine.usf.edu

Funding Source

RFP-I

Start of Data Collection

6-29-2012

End of Data Collection

8-12-2014

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