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Scripps Institution of Oceanography Ferromanganese Nodule Analysis File - IDOE Portion

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        abstract:  The Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) compiled data on the geochemistry of marine ferromanganese nodules, funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE). Data were collected under the Manganese Nodule (MNNOD) and Deep Ocean Mining Environmental Studies (DOMES) programs. This SIO compilation includes data from 442 dredge and grab samples and 419 cores collected at 861 sea floor locations worldwide. Additional, non-IDOE, data compiled by SIO are not included. Data were abstracted by SIO staff from the literature, and other sources, including personal communications. The five files include data sources, latitude/longitude, sampling device, water depth, nodule type, weight percentages of selected elements, and bibliographic references. These data are also available as part of the NGDC marine minerals database and corresponding NOAA & MMS Marine Minerals CDROM data set released by NGDC in 1992.
        purpose:  Marine Minerals Research and Exploration
        credit:  Cite as: Frazer, Jane and Mary Fisk (1981): Scripps Institution of Oceanography Ferromanganese Nodule Analysis File - IDOE Portion. National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5TB14TS
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                        facsimile:  (303) 497-6513
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway, Mail Code E/GC3
                        city:  Boulder
                        administrativeArea:  CO
                        postalCode:  80305-3328
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  geology.info@noaa.gov
                    hoursOfService:  7:30 - 5:00 Mountain
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                fees:  free online download
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            transferSize:
              Real:  4.3
            onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
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                applicationProfile:  Web Browser
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            level:  (MD_ScopeCode)
            extent:  #boundingExtent
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                dataset:  gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology:G00128
        report:  (DQ_AbsoluteExternalPositionalAccuracy)
            nameOfMeasure:  Horizontal Positional Accuracy
            evaluationMethodDescription:  The horizontal accuracy of data values is approximately .001 degree of latitude/longitude.
            result:
        report:  (DQ_QuantitativeAttributeAccuracy)
            nameOfMeasure:  Reliability
            measureDescription:  Quality control was performed by the originator.
            evaluationMethodDescription:  Quality control was performed by the originator. NGDC performed basic out-of-range location testing.
            result:
        lineage:  (LI_Lineage)
            statement:  The compilation was produced by the staff of Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
            processStep:  (LI_ProcessStep)
                description:  Received data from originator
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  1981-12-31T00:00:00
            source:  (LI_Source)
                description:  Jane Frazer Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
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    metadataMaintenance:  (MD_MaintenanceInformation)
        maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) annually
        dateOfNextUpdate:  2015-04-22
        maintenanceNote:  Metadata Review Date: 2015-04-22
        contact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
            individualName:  Carla J. Moore
            organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            positionName:  Marine Geology Data Manager
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                    city:  Boulder
                    administrativeArea:  CO
                    postalCode:  80305-3328
                    country:  USA
                    electronicMailAddress:  geology.info@noaa.gov
                hoursOfService:  7:30 - 5:00 Mountain
            role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
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    acquisitionInformation:  (MI_AcquisitionInformation)
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  In Situ/Laboratory Instruments
            type:  instrument
            description:  Instrument Type: Sea floor and lakebed geologic sampling (coring, drilling, dredging, trawling, and/or grab sampling devices) and/or in situ measurements (cameras, visual observations, and/or recorders/loggers)
        platform:  (MI_Platform)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                authority:  (CI_Citation)
                    title:  NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
                    date:  (CI_Date)
                        date:  2008-02-05
                        dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                    citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                        organisationName:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) User Support Office
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                            phone:
                            address:  (CI_Address)
                                deliveryPoint:  NASA Global Change Master Directory, Goddard Space Flight Center
                                city:  Greenbelt
                                administrativeArea:  MD
                                postalCode:  20771
                                country:  USA
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                            onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                                linkage: http://gcmd.nasa.gov/index.html
                                protocol:  http
                                applicationProfile:  web browser
                                name:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
                                description:  Home Page
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                        role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
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                            phone:
                            address:  (CI_Address)
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                                administrativeArea:  MD
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                                country:  USA
                                electronicMailAddress:  gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
                            onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
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                                protocol:  http
                                applicationProfile:  web browser
                                name:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keyword Page
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                        role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
                code:  SHIPS > SHIPS
            description:  Various ships
            instrument: