Dataset Name Sensor Make Spatial Resolution Temporal Resolution Start Date End Date
Pisces comp Model 1/2° X 1/2° Weekly 2011-12-31 2019-04-27

Dataset Description

Produced by Mercator Ocean in Toulouse, France, Pisces is a global Ocean Biogeochemical analysis product at 1/2°. It is providing a 7-days mean global forecast updated weekly as well as 3D global ocean biogeochemical weekly mean analysis for the past 2 years updated every week. This product includes weekly mean files of dissolved iron, nitrate, phosphate, silicate, dissolved oxygen, chlorophyll concentration, phytoplankton concentration and primary production parameters from the top to the bottom of the Global Ocean on a 1/2° regular grid projection interpolated from the 1/4° ARAKAWA-C native grid. Vertical coverage includes 50 levels ranging from 0 to 5500 meters.

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How to Acknowledge

Aumont O. : PISCES. In prep (For Geoscientific Model Development)

Aumont, O. and Bopp, L. “Globalizing results from ocean in situ iron fertilization studies”. GlobalBiogeochem. Cycles. 20 (2):10–1029 (2006)

Data provided by: E.U. Copernicus Marine Service Information

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