SCICEX Data Inventory and Locations

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Bathymetry from SDRS

SCICEX Cruise
(Year & Submarine)
Location/Status
2014 (SAM)
USS Hampton and
USS New Mexico
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2012 (SAM)
USS Topeka
Bathymetry for the 2012 SAM are archived at NSIDC.

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Data
2011 (SAM)
USS Connecticut and
USS New Hampshire
Bathymetry for the 2011 SAM are archived at NSIDC.

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Data
2001, 2003, 2005 (SAM)
USS Salt Lake City,
USS Honolulu, and
USS Scranton, respectively
Bathymetry for 2001, 2003, and 2005 SAMs are archived at NSIDC.

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Description :: Data
2000 (SAM)
USS L. Mendel Rivers
Unknown.
1999
USS Hawkbill
Available from the NOAA NGDC Marine Trackline Database Search Interface

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Description :: Data
1998
USS Hawkbill
Available from the NOAA NGDC Marine Trackline Database Search Interface

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Description :: Data
1997
USS Archerfish
Available from the NOAA NGDC Marine Trackline Database Search Interface

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Description :: Data
1996
USS Pogy
Available from the NOAA NGDC Marine Trackline Database Search Interface

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Description :: Data
1995
USS Cavalla
Available from the NOAA NGDC Marine Trackline Database Search Interface

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Description :: Data
1993
USS Pargo
Available from the NOAA NGDC Marine Trackline Database Search Interface

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Description :: Data

 

Conductivity, Temperature, and Depth (CDT) Data (Sail Mounted)

SCICEX Cruise
(Year & Submarine)
Location/Status
2014 (SAM)
USS Hampton and
USS New Mexico
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2012 (SAM)
USS Topeka
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2011 (SAM)
USS Connecticut and
USS New Hampshire
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2005 (SAM)
USS Salt Lake City
None availale.
2003 (SAM)
USS Honolulu
None availale.
2001 (SAM)
USS Scranton
None availale.
2000 (SAM)
USS L. Mendel Rivers
None availale.
1999
USS Hawkbill
Sail Mount CTD, 1999 at IMS
IMS SCICEX-99 Page :: Data
1998
USS Hawkbill
None availale.
1997
USS Archerfish
None availale.
1996
USS Pogy
None availale.
1995
USS Cavalla
None availale.
1993
USS Pargo
None availale.

 

Conductivity, Temperature, and Depth (CDT) Data (Surface Casts)

SCICEX Cruise
(Year & Submarine)
Location/Status
2014 (SAM)
USS Hampton and
USS New Mexico
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2012 (SAM)
USS Topeka
No surface casts done.
2011 (SAM)
USS Connecticut and
USS New Hampshire
No surface casts done.
2005 (SAM)
USS Salt Lake City
No surface casts done.
2003 (SAM)
USS Honolulu
No surface casts done.
2001 (SAM)
USS Scranton
No surface casts done.
2000 (SAM)
USS L. Mendel Rivers
No surface casts done.
1999
USS Hawkbill
Unknown.
1998
USS Hawkbill
SCICEX Hydrographic Data, 1997 and 1998 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data
1997
USS Archerfish
SCICEX Hydrographic Data, 1997 and 1998 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data
1996
USS Pogy
Not available.
1995
USS Cavalla
Surface Seabird CTD, 1995 at LDEO
LDEO SCICEX Page :: Data
1993
USS Pargo
Two sources:

SCICEX Hydrographic Data, 1993 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data

Temperature and salinity measurements, 1993 at NODC
Description :: Data

 

Expendable Conductivity, Temperature, and Depth (XCTD) Data

SCICEX Cruise
(Year & Submarine)
Location/Status
2014 (SAM)
USS Hampton and
USS New Mexico
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2012 (SAM)
USS Topeka
No XCTD casts done.
2011 (SAM)
USS Connecticut and
USS New Hampshire
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2005 (SAM)
USS Salt Lake City
Not available. Data are of very poor quality, so they are unusable.
2003 (SAM)
USS Honolulu
XCTD casts for 2003 archived at NSIDC.
Description :: Data
2001 (SAM)
USS Scranton
Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data
2000 (SAM)
USS L. Mendel Rivers
XCTD casts for 2000 archived at NSIDC.
Description :: Data
1999
USS Hawkbill
Two Sources:

Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data

XCTD data, 1999 at IMS
IMS SCICEX-99 Page :: Data
1998
USS Hawkbill
Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data
1997
USS Archerfish
Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data
1996
USS Pogy
Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data
1995
USS Cavalla
Two Sources:

Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data

XCDT casts, 1995 at LDEO
LDEO SCICEX Page :: Data
1993
USS Pargo
Temperature, salinity, topsounder, and bottom sounding data from onboard sonar and XCTD casts, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001 at NODC
Description :: Data

 

Nutrient Bottle Data

SCICEX Cruise
(Year & Submarine)
Location/Status
2014 (SAM)
USS Hampton and
USS New Mexico
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2012 (SAM)
USS Topeka
No through hull water samples taken.
2011 (SAM)
USS Connecticut and
USS New Hampshire
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2005 (SAM)
USS Salt Lake City
Not available.
2003 (SAM)
USS Honolulu
Not available.
2001 (SAM)
USS Scranton
Not available.
2000 (SAM)
USS L. Mendel Rivers
Not available.
1999
USS Hawkbill
Not available.
1998
USS Hawkbill
Not available.
1997
USS Archerfish
SCICEX Dissolved Barium Data, 1993-1997 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data
1996
USS Pogy
Two sources:

Nutrient data and bottle salinities, 1996 at LDEO
LDEO SCICEX Page :: Nutrient Data :: Bottle Salinity Data

SCICEX Dissolved Barium Data, 1993-1997 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data
1995
USS Cavalla
SCICEX Dissolved Barium Data, 1993-1997 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data
1993
USS Pargo
Two sources:

Temperature, salinity, and nutrient measurements, 1993 at NODC
Description :: Data

SCICEX Dissolved Barium Data, 1993-1997 at NCAR EOL
Description :: Data

 

Sea Ice Draft Data

Submarines are a unique way of obtaining sea ice draft data. An explanation of how the data is affected by this platform is described in Assessing the Impact of Speed and Depth on Sea-Ice Draft Data Obtained from US Navy Submarines (Wensnahan 2014).

SCICEX Cruise
(Year & Submarine)
Location/Status
2014 (SAM)
USS Hampton and
USS New Mexico
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2012 (SAM)
USS Topeka
These data are currently being processed and evaluated for releasability.
2011 (SAM)
USS Connecticut and
USS New Hampshire
Draft data for 2011 are archived at NSIDC.
USS Connecticut:
Description :: Data
USS New Hampshire:
Description :: Data
2005 (SAM)
USS Salt Lake City
SCICEX ULS data are part of the data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics data set at NSIDC
Description :: Data
2003 (SAM)
USS Honolulu
Not available. Data are unusable.
2001 (SAM)
USS Scranton
Not available. Data are unusable.
2000 (SAM)
USS L. Mendel Rivers
SCICEX ULS data are part of the NSIDC data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics
Description :: Data
1999
USS Hawkbill
SCICEX ULS data are part of the NSIDC data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics
Description :: Data
1998
USS Hawkbill
SCICEX ULS data are part of the NSIDC data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics
Description :: Data
1997
USS Archerfish
SCICEX ULS data are part of the NSIDC data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics
Description :: Data
1996
USS Pogy
SCICEX ULS data are part of the NSIDC data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics
Description :: Data
1995
USS Cavalla
Not available. Data are unusable.
1993
USS Pargo
SCICEX ULS data are part of the NSIDC data set:
Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics
Description :: Data

 

If you know the location of or wish to contribute SCICEX data, please contact the NSIDC SCICEX project manager, Ann Windnagel.

Acronyms used on this page

CTD: Conductivity, Temperature, and Depth
LDEO: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
IMS: Institute of Marine Science at University of Alaska, Fairbanks
NCAR EOL: National Center for Atmospheric Research Earth Observing Laboratory
NGDC: National Geophysical Data Center
NODC: National Oceanic Data Center
SAM: Science Accommodation Mission
SCAMP: Seafloor Characterization and Mapping Pods
SDRS: Submarine Data Recording System
ULS: Upward Looking Sonar
USS: United States Ship
XCTD: Expendable Conductivity, Temperature, and Depth