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Spatial distribution of depth-averaged velocity measured in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Chicago, IL (December 7, 2010)

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2010-12-07
End Date
2010-12-08

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Jackson, P.R., 2016, Acoustic Doppler current profiler velocity data collected in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal in 2010 and 2011 in support of the interbasin transport study for invasive Asian carp: U.S. Geological Survey data release, http://dx.doi.org/10.5066/F7S180KR.

Summary

These data were collected using a 1200 kHz TRDI Rio Grande acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP) in mode 12 with 25 centimeter bins from a moving boat. The data were georeferenced with a Hemisphere Crescent A100 differential Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver with submeter accuracy. The data have been depth-averaged over the entire measured portion of the water column and temporally averaged over 5-second intervals to reduce noise. These data were collected by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) concurrently with environmental DNA (eDNA) sampling in this reach of the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal (CSSC) by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). Data were processed using the Velocity Mapping Toolbox (Parsons and others, [...]

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120710_DAV_5secAVG.zip
“Zipped folder with CSV file of depth-averaged velocity from Dec 7, 2010”
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120710_DAV_5secAVG_Metadata.xml
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Purpose

These data were collected to accompany eDNA sampling in the lower Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).

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