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Bester, Marthán N; Tosh, Cheryl Ann; de Bruyn, P J Nico; Plötz, Joachim; Bornemann, Horst (2010): Water temperature and salinity data from southern elephant seal MAR2009_sel_a_f_06 from Marion Island. University of Pretoria, Department of Zoology & Entomology, PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Roquet, Fabien; Wunsch, Carl; Forget, Gael; Heimbach, Patrick; Guinet, Christophe; Reverdin, Gilles; Charrassin, Jean-Benoît; Bailleul, Frederic; Costa, Daniel P; Huckstadt, Luis A; Goetz, Kimberly T; Kovacs, Kit Maureen; Lydersen, Christian; Biuw, Martin; Nøst, Ole Anders; Bornemann, Horst; Plötz, Joachim; Bester, Marthán N; McIntyre, Trevor; Muelbert, Monica C; Hindell, Mark A; McMahon, Clive R; Williams, Guy; Harcourt, Robert; Field, Iain C; Chafik, Leon; Nicholls, Keith W; Boehme, Lars; Fedak, Mike A (2013): Estimates of the Southern Ocean general circulation improved by animal-borne instruments. Geophysical Research Letters, 40(23), 6176-6180,

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Massie, Philip P; McIntyre, Trevor; Ryan, Peter G; Bester, Marthán N; Bornemann, Horst; Ansorge, Isabelle J (2015): The role of eddies in the diving behaviour of female southern elephant seals. Polar Biology, 11 pp,
Median Latitude: -51.197451 * Median Longitude: 14.115698 * South-bound Latitude: -61.333000 * West-bound Longitude: -3.916000 * North-bound Latitude: -43.587000 * East-bound Longitude: 40.029000
Date/Time Start: 2009-02-21T11:30:00 * Date/Time End: 2009-10-07T03:20:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: 5.94 m * Maximum DEPTH, water: 1224.99 m
MAR2009_sel_a_f_06 * Latitude Start: -46.870000 * Longitude Start: 37.860000 * Latitude End: -46.828000 * Longitude End: 37.782000 * Date/Time Start: 2009-02-14T12:30:00 * Date/Time End: 2009-10-16T14:56:59 * Location: Southern Ocean - Indian sector * Campaign: MAR2009 * Basis: Marion Island Research Station * Device: Marine endotherm (MET) * Comment: Mirounga leonina, adult female
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
4DEPTH, waterDepth watermGeocode
5Pressure, waterPressdbarBester, Marthán NARGOS satellite-relayed data logger series 9000 CTD
6Temperature, waterTemp°CBester, Marthán NARGOS satellite-relayed data logger series 9000 CTD
7SalinitySalBester, Marthán NARGOS satellite-relayed data logger series 9000 CTDPSU
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