Accession Number : AD0754843
Title : Preliminary Report, (RV Thomas G. Thompson Cruise 66).
Descriptive Note : Report for 20 Jan-2 Mar 72,
Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY
Personal Author(s) : Campbell,Serena ; Owens,Tom ; Miller,R. M.
Report Date : MAY 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : Cruise 666 of the Thomas G. Thompson was the sixth in a series of cruises to the oxygen deficient waters of the eastern topical North Pacific Ocean. A total of 47 chemical oceanography stations were occupied and routine chemical analysis were carried out on board ship. A Biochemical program was completed which investigated the following: ETS (Respiratory Electron Transport System), chlorophyll-carotenoid, incubation studies, and developmental work on the dissimilatory nitrate reductase assay. (Author)
Descriptors : (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, *PACIFIC OCEAN), SAMPLING, SALINITY, CHLOROPHYLLS, PLANKTON, NITROGEN, TEMPERATURE, PRESSURE, RESPIRATION, NITRATES, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS
Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE