The Jacquie McGlade float was deployed in the Labrador Sea
This Euro-Argo float is named Jacquie McGlade in recognition of her continuous and enthusiastic support, as the Executive Director of the European Environment Agency, for Euro-Argo and the MyOcean project.
The float ‘Jacquie McGlade’ was deployed on the 14th May at 17:30 PM from the CCGS Hudson, an offshore oceanographic and hydrographic survey vessel. The deployment position was 57.785° N, 51.322° E, at station 17 of the AR7W transect which is a main part of the Labrador Sea Monitoring Programme (AZOMP).
The float is equipped with sensors for the following variables: oxygen, chlorophyll, nitrate, temperature, salinity and irradiance.
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Trajectory of the Jacquie McGlade Argo float