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PREFERRED TERM
SDN:B76::B7600012BRIDGET  
DEFINITION
  • A deep-tow vehicle developed jointly by the National Oceanography Centre and the University of Cambridge, designed to investigate and sample plumes from underwater volcanic vents. BRIDGET can be towed down to 5000 m depth, and may carry a wide range of sensors and samplers, including CTD, optical and chemical sensors, altimeter, heading and attitude sensors. All data is transmitted to the surface via the ship's deep tow conducting cable.
ENTRY TERMS
  • BRIDGET
NOTE
  • accepted
IDENTIFIER
  • SDN:B76::B7600012
DATE
  • 2018-02-02 09:51:36.0
IDENTIFIER
  • SDN:B76::B7600012
VERSION
  • 1
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BRIDGET
URI
http://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/B76/current/B7600012/
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