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    • Loose-tube neutral tether fiber optic termination procedure 

      Bowen, Martin F. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2001-06)
      Neutral tethers for unmanned underwater vehicles may contain a bundle of single-mode, optical fibers that are protected inside flexible stainless steel tubing. To date the author knows of no commercially available systems ...
    • Low-rate discharge of various electrochemical batteries for use with oceanographic instruments 

      Ciesluk, Alfred J.; Guest, Brian J.; Marquette, Craig D.; Tupper, George H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-04)
      The endurance of self-sustained oceanographic instruments is generally limited to battery energy. Tests were initiated to measure the capacities of several types of electrochemical batteries when discharged at temperatures ...
    • A manual for the removal, fixation and preservation of cetacean ears 

      Ketten, Darlene R.; Cramer, Scott R.; Arruda, Julie (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2007-01)
      This chapter is intended as an instructional guide for the removal, fixation and preservation of auditory system tissues of marine mammals. Each section describes procedures for a major ear type for marine mammals. The ...
    • MapTool version 2 : user’s manual 

      Lemmond, Peter (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-05)
      MapTool is an interactive computer program for the display of common marine geophysical data. At present, the program displays isolines, color-filled contours, navigation tracklines, and navigated scalar values in a variety ...
    • Marine animal sound classification 

      Fristrup, Kurt M.; Watkins, William A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-10)
      Software was developed to measure characteristics of marine animal sounds (AcouStat). These measurements proved effective for classifying sounds in several contexts: identifying species, quantifying the repertoire of a ...
    • Marine animal SOUND database 

      Watkins, William A.; Fristrup, Kurt M.; Daher, Mary Ann (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1991)
      The Marine Animal SOUND Database system encompasses (1) descriptive text databases cataoging the WHOI collection of underwater sound recordings from marine animal, (2) sets of files of digital sound sequences, (3) text ...
    • Marine biological diversity : report of a meeting of the Marine Biological Diversity Working Group 

      Eiswerth, Mark E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-03)
      On August 3 - 4, 1989, the Marine Policy Center of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution hosted the initial meeting of the Marine Biological Diversity Working Group. The formation of this working group was fostered as part ...
    • Marine biotoxins and harmful algae : a national plan 

      Anderson, Donald M.; Galloway, Sylvia B.; Joseph, Jeanne D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-01)
      Marine biotoxins and harmful algae represent a significant and expanding threat to human health and fisheries resources throughout the U.S. This problem takes many forms, ranging from massive "red tides" or blooms of cells ...
    • The Marine light - mixed layer experiment cruise and data report, R/V Endeavor : cruise EN-224, mooring deployment, 27 April-1 May 1991, cruise EN-227, mooring recovery, 5-23 September 1991 

      Plueddemann, Albert J.; Weller, Robert A.; Dickey, Thomas D.; Marra, John F.; Tupper, George H.; Way, Bryan S.; Ostrom, William M.; Bouchard, Paul R.; Oien, Andrea L.; Galbraith, Nancy R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-05)
      The Marine Light - Mixed Layer experiment took place in the sub-Arctic North Atlantic ocean, approximately 275 miles south of Reykjavik, Iceland. The field program included a central surface mooring to document the temporal ...
    • Marine mammal necropsy : an introductory guide for stranding responders and field biologists 

      Pugliares, Katie R.; Bogomolni, Andrea L.; Touhey, Kathleen M.; Herzig, Sarah M.; Harry, Charles T.; Moore, Michael J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2007-09)
      This necropsy manual is designed to establish a base level of profiency in marine mammal necropsy techniques. It is written for stranding network members who do not have a formal pathobiological training and have limited ...
    • MEASURE : a program for morphometric measurements 

      Lazarus, David (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1986-10)
      'MEASURE', a FORTRAN77 program for collecting morphometric measurements, has been developed. Features of the program include the ability to accept distance and outline measurements in either 2 or 3 dimensions, to collect ...
    • Measuring xCO₂ using the CAT/NDIR method system set up, calibration, maintenance and shutdown 

      Tracy, Maren E.; Peltzer, Edward T.; Goyet, Catherine (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-02)
      Accurate measurement of partial pressure of CO2 in seawater is currently performed by measuring pC02 in an aliquot of a small volume of gas equilibrated with a large volume of the seawater to be measured. PC02 in the gas ...
    • A Mediterranean undercurrent seeding experiment (AMUSE) : part II: RAFOS float data report, May 1993-March 1995 

      Hunt, Heather D.; Wooding, Christine M.; Chandler, Cynthia L.; Bower, Amy S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-06)
      This is the final data report of all acoustically tracked RAFOS data collected in 1993-1995 during A Mediterranean Undercurrent Seeding Experiment (AMUSE). The overall objective of the program was to observe directly the ...
    • Meridional circulation in the tropical North Atlantic 

      Friedrichs, Marjorie A. M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-01)
      A transatlantic CTD/ADCP section nominally located at 11°N was carried out in March 1989. In this paper relative geostrophic velocities are computed from these data via the thermal wind balance, with reference level choices ...
    • Meteorological and oceanographic data collected during the ASREX 91 field experiment 

      Galbraith, Nancy R.; Gnanadesikan, Anand; Tupper, George H.; Way, Bryan S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-08)
      The 1991 Acoustic Surface Reverberation Experiment (ASREX 91) took place in November and December off the coast of British Columbia. As part of this experiment, three moorings were deployed to characterize the environmental ...
    • Meteorological and oceanographic measurements during the ASREX III field experiment : cruise and data report 

      Galbraith, Nancy R.; Gnanadesikan, Anand; Ostrom, William M.; Terray, Eugene A.; Way, Bryan S.; Williams, Neil J.; Hill, Steven H.; Terrill, Eric (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1996-09)
      The Third Acoustic Surface Reverberation Experiment (AS REX III) took place from December 1993 to March 1994 at Site L (34°N, 70°W) in the mid-Atlantic. As part of this experiment, two moorings were deployed to measure ...
    • A method for the analysis of rare earth elements in natural waters by isotope dilution mass spectrometry 

      Schneider, David L.; Palmieri, Julianne M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-01)
      A method is described to measure rare-earth elements (REE) in natural water samples. An iron hydroxide precipitation followed by ion-exchange chromatography is used to concentrate and separate the REE from other matrix ...
    • Methodology for sampling and analysis of lipids in aerosols from the remote marine atmosphere 

      Peltzer, Edward T.; Alford, Jame B.; Gagosian, Robert B. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1984-04)
      A procedure is described for the collection of remote marine aerosol samples by high-volume filtration, cascade impaction, dry fallout collection and rain. Samples were analyzed quantitatively for five classes of naturally ...
    • Microscale, finescale, and mesoscale measurements made during the 2004 Structured Mixing Project (Micro-Tow 04) Cruise 

      Duda, Timothy F.; Sellers, Cynthia J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2016-04)
      A physical oceanographic sampling voyage was made with RV Endeavor during August 2004 to evaluate diapycnal mixing processes on the continental shelf south of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, USA. The goal of the project ...
    • Midwater fish data report : cold core rings time series cruises, Knorr 62, 65, and 71 and Endeavor 11 

      Backus, Richard H.; Craddock, James E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1980-03)
      This data report is for midwater fishes taken on the time-series cruises in and around cold-core Gulf Stream rings in 1976 and 1977 - KNORR cruises 62, 65, and 71 and ENDEAVOR cruise 11. The MOCNESS-10 system was used ...