Tank seawater conditions from Coral/Temperature/pCO2 Experiments at LTER site in Moorea, French Polynesia, 2011 (OA_Corals project)
Edmunds, Peter J.
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LocationMoorea, French Polynesia
westlimit: -149.826; southlimit: -17.4907; eastlimit: -149.826; northlimit: -17.4907
Keywordocean acidification; calcification; corals; Pocillopora meandrina; Porites; Acropora pulchra; Millepora platyphylla; LTER; Moorea
Summary of conditions in the eight tanks assigned randomly to create four treatments of ambient or high temperature and ambient or high CO2. These tanks were used to examine the responses of four species of calcifying coral to temperature and CO2 concentration. The experiments took place in Moorea, French Polynesia in January and April, 2011. These data were published in Brown & Edmunds (2016) Marine Biology, Table 1. For a complete list of measurements, refer to the supplemental document 'Field_names.pdf', and a full dataset description is included in the supplemental file 'Dataset_description.pdf'. The most current version of this dataset is available at: http://www.bco-dmo.org/dataset/641759
Dataset: MarBio. 2016: tank conditions
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