An in-situ silhouette camera system that permits assessment of vertical and horizontal zooplankton distributions on meter scales, yet retains considerable taxonomic information, is described. Representative data are presented from initial deployments in the Gulf Stream off Miami, Florida. Advantages and disadvantages of this approach are discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Deep Sea Research Part A, Oceanographic Research Papers|
|State||Published - Dec 1981|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Environmental Science(all)
- Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)