Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT)

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Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT)
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"The Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) is a multidisciplinary programme which undertakes biological, chemical and physical oceanographic research during an annual voyage between the UK and destinations in the South Atlantic." As of early November, 2013, there have been 23 cruises. AMT data have resulted in many publications including three special issues.

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Sample Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) cruise track. Source: https://www.bodc.ac.uk/data/online_delivery/amt/

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Data time period extended
Yes, data set is extended
Timestep
Sub-daily
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Ocean or Land
Ocean Only
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