BATS Sediment Trap - Flux

Dataset Name Sensor Make Spatial Resolution Temporal Resolution Start Date End Date
BATS Sediment Trap - Flux buoy Observation Irregular Irregular 1988-12-16 2016-12-13

Dataset Description

The BATS (Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study) sediment trap - flux dataset is time-series spanning from 1988 to 2016. The dataset contains multiple nutrient flux measurements. Cruise_ID is in the following format:  5 digit number !####, where ! = Cruise type, 1=BATS core. #### = Cruise number e.g., 10048 is BATS core 48

Table of Variables

Data Source

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences -

How to Acknowledge

Deborah K Steinberg, Craig A Carlson, Nicholas R Bates, Rodney J Johnson, Anthony F Michaels, Anthony H Knap, Overview of the US JGOFS Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study (BATS): a decade-scale look at ocean biology and biogeochemistry, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volume 48, Issues 8–9, 2001, Pages 1405-1447, ISSN 0967-0645, (

Version History

Dataset Accessed Jan 17th, 2020