raw.gmex: Raw Gulf of Mexico Raw data set for the Gulf of Mexico bottom...

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Raw Gulf of Mexico

Raw data set for the Gulf of Mexico bottom trawl survey




A dim = 716550 x 37 data.table data.frame:

[,1] CRUISEID integer cleans up to cruise, cruise ID
[,2] VESSEL integer cleans up to vessel, vessel ID
[,3] BIO_BGS character cleans up to SID, species identification number
[,4] STATIONID character cleans up to station, the station ID for the haul
[,5] CRUISE_NO numeric cruise ID as number
[,6] P_STA_NO numeric insert_description_here
[,7] BGSID integer record ID number
[,8] CATEGORY integer insert_description_here
[,9] GENUS_BGS character cleans up to genus, the genus of the species
[,10] SPEC_BGS character cleans up to species, the species name of the species
[,11] BGSCODE character flags information about the biological sample
[,12] CNTEXP integer cleans up to cnt, number of individuals in the whole net (may be extrapolated)
[,13] SELECT_BGS numeric cleans up to weight, the weight (mass) of all items in the net (may be extrapolated)
[,14] INVRECID integer insert_description_here
[,15] GEAR_SIZE integer cleans up to gearsize, the dimension of the gear; for trawl net, the width of the mouth in ft
[,16] GEAR_TYPE character cleans up to geartype, code for the type of gear used
[,17] MESH_SIZE numeric cleans up to meshsize, the size of the net mesh (inches of stretch)
[,18] OP character insert_description_here
[,19] MIN_FISH integer cleans up to towduration, the duration (time) for the tow
[,20] TIME_ZN character cleans up to timezone, time zone
[,21] TIME_MIL character cleans up to time, starting time of the tow
[,22] S_LATD character insert_description_here
[,23] S_LATM numeric insert_description_here
[,24] S_LOND integer insert_description_here
[,25] S_LONM numeric insert_description_here
[,26] DEPTH_SSTA numeric cleans up to depth, the maximum depth of the water at the location of the haul
[,27] MO_DAY_YR character cleans up to date, date of the tow
[,28] E_LATD integer insert_description_here
[,29] E_LATM numeric insert_description_here
[,30] E_LOND integer insert_description_here
[,31] E_LONM numeric insert_description_here
[,32] TEMP_SSURF numeric cleans up to stemp, water temperature at the surface at the location of the haul
[,33] TEMP_BOT numeric cleans up to btemp, water temperature at the bottom at the location of the haul
[,34] VESSEL_SPD numeric cleans up to towspeed, the speed of the vessel
[,35] COMSTAT character insert_description_here
[,36] TAXONOMIC character cleans up to spp, species scientific name; Genus species
[,37] TITLE character insert_description_here

rBatt/trawlData documentation built on June 30, 2017, 12:59 p.m.