Citing OC-CCI information and data products when you use them

All OC-CCI products are free and open. However, we request all users to acknowledge the source of the data, whenever you publish any work based on them.

Acknowledgement:

Please include a general statement acknowledging OC-CCI data and/or assistance in the acknowledgement section of any article.

In addition, please cite the following references, as appropriate:

References:

The correct reference for OC-CCI products is:

Sathyendranath, S, Brewin, RJW, Brockmann, C, Brotas, V, Calton, B, Chuprin, A, Cipollini, P, Couto, AB, Dingle, J, Doerffer, R, Donlon, C, Dowell, M, Farman, A, Grant, M, Groom, S, Horseman, A, Jackson, T, Krasemann, H, Lavender, S, Martinez-Vicente, V, Mazeran, C, Mélin, F, Moore, TS, Müller, D, Regner, P, Roy, S, Steele, CJ, Steinmetz, F, Swinton, J, Taberner, M, Thompson, A, Valente, A, Zühlke, M, Brando, VE, Feng, H, Feldman, G, Franz, BA, Frouin, R, Gould, Jr., RW, Hooker, SB, Kahru, M, Kratzer, S, Mitchell, BG, Muller-Karger, F, Sosik, HM, Voss, KJ, Werdell, J, and Platt, T (2019) An ocean-colour time series for use in climate studies: the experience of the Ocean-Colour Climate Change Initiative (OC-CCI). Sensors: 19, 4285. doi:10.3390/s19194285

In addition, each of the versions of OC-CCI products have their own doi’s. Please provide reference to the appropriate doi’s:

Doi’s for OC-CCI Ocean-Colour products

Version 4.2:

Sathyendranath, S.; Jackson, T.; Brockmann, C.; Brotas, V.; Calton, B.; Chuprin, A.; Clements, O.; Cipollini, P.; Danne, O.; Dingle, J.; Donlon, C.; Grant, M.; Groom, S.; Krasemann, H.; Lavender, S.; Mazeran, C.; Mélin, F.; Moore, T.S.; Müller, D.; Regner, P.; Steinmetz, F.; Steele, C.; Swinton, J.; Valente, A.; Zühlke, M.; Feldman, G.; Franz, B.; Frouin, R.; Werdell, J.; Platt, T. (2020): ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Global chlorophyll-a data products gridded on a sinusoidal projection, Version 4.2. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/99348189bd33459cbd597a58c30d8d10

Version 3.1:

Sathyendranath, S.; Grant, M.; Brewin, R.J.W.; Brockmann, C.; Brotas, V.; Chuprin, A.; Doerffer, R.; Dowell, M.; Farman, A.; Groom, S.; Jackson, T.; Krasemann, H.; Lavender, S.; Martinez Vicente, V.; Mazeran, C.; Mélin, F.; Moore, T.S.; Müller, D.; Platt, T.; Regner, P.; Roy, S.; Steinmetz, F.; Swinton, J.; Valente, A.; Zühlke, M.; Antoine, D.; Arnone, R.; Balch, W.M.; Barker, K.; Barlow, R.; Bélanger, S.; Berthon, J.-F.; Beşiktepe, Ş.; Brando, V.E.; Canuti, E.; Chavez, F.; Claustre, H.; Crout, R.; Feldman, G.; Franz, B.; Frouin, R.; García-Soto, C.; Gibb, S.W.; Gould, R.; Hooker, S.; Kahru, M.; Klein, H.; Kratzer, S.; Loisel, H.; McKee, D.; Mitchell, B.G.; Moisan, T.; Muller-Karger, F.; O'Dowd, L.; Ondrusek, M.; Poulton, A.J.; Repecaud, M.; Smyth, T.; Sosik, H.M.; Taberner, M.; Twardowski, M.; Voss, K.; Werdell, J.; Wernand, M.; Zibordi, G. (2018): ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 3.1 Data. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, 04 July 2018. doi:10.5285/9c334fbe6d424a708cf3c4cf0c6a53f5 http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/9c334fbe6d424a708cf3c4cf0c6a53f5


Version 2.0:

Sathyendranath, S, Groom, S, Grant, M, Brewin, RJW, Thompson, A, Chuprin, A, Horseman, A, Jackson, T, Martinez Vicente, V, Platt, T, Brockmann, C, Zühlke, M, Doerffer, R, Valente, A, Brotas, V, Krasemann, H, Müller, D, Dowell, M, Mélin, F, Swinton, J, Farman, A, Lavender, S, Moore, TS, Regner, P, Roy, S, Steinmetz, F, Mazeran, C, Brando, VE, Taberner, M, Antoine, D, Arnone, R, Balch, WM, Barker, K, Barlow, R, Bélanger, S, Berthon, J, Beşiktepe, Ş, Canuti, E, Chavez, F, Claustre, H, Crout, R, Frouin, R, García-Soto, C, Gibb, SW, Gould, R, Hooker, S, Kahru, M, Klein, H, Kratzer, S, Loisel, H, McKee, D, Mitchell, BG, Moisan, T, Feldman, G, Franz, B, Muller-Karger, F, O'Dowd, L, Ondrusek, M, Poulton, AJ, Repecaud, M, Smyth, T, Sosik, HM, Twardowski, M, Voss, K, Werdell, J, Wernand, M, Zibordi, G (2016) ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 2.0 Data. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, 20 December 2016. doi:10.5285/b0d6b9c5-14ba-499f-87c9-66416cd9a1dc http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/b0d6b9c5-14ba-499f-87c9-66416cd9a1dc

Version 1.0:

Sathyendranath, S, Groom, S, Grant, M, Brewin, RJW, Thompson, A, Chuprin, A, Horseman, A, Jackson, T, Martinez Vicente, V, Platt, T, Brockmann, C, Zühlke, M, Doerffer, R, Valente, A, Brotas, V, Krasemann, H, Müller, D, Dowell, M, Mélin, F, Swinton, J, Farman, A, Lavender, S, Moore, TS, Regner, P, Roy, S, Steinmetz, F, Mazeran, C, Brando, VE, Taberner, M, Antoine, D, Arnone, R, Balch, WM, Barker, K, Barlow, R, Bélanger, S, Berthon, J, Beşiktepe, Ş, Canuti, E, Chavez, F, Claustre, H, Crout, R, Frouin, R, García-Soto, C, Gibb, SW, Gould, R, Hooker, S, Kahru, M, Klein, H, Kratzer, S, Loisel, H, McKee, D, Mitchell, BG, Moisan, T, Feldman, G, Franz, B, Muller-Karger, F, O'Dowd, L, Ondrusek, M, Poulton, AJ, Repecaud, M, Smyth, T, Sosik, HM, Twardowski, M, Voss, K, Werdell, J, Wernand, M, Zibordi, G (2016) ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 1.0 Data. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, 20 December 2016. doi:10.5285/E32FEB53-5DB1-44BC-8A09-A6275BA99407. http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/E32FEB53-5DB1-44BC-8A09-A6275BA99407

OC-CCI in situ databases

Version 2:

Valente, A, Sathyendranath, S, Brotas, V, Groom, S, Grant, M, Taberner, M, Antoine, D, Arnone, R, Balch, WM, Barker, K Barlow, R, Bélanger, S, Berthon, J-F,  Besiktepe, S, Borsheim, Y, Bracher, A, Brando, V, Canuti, E, Chavez, F, Cianca, A, Claustre, H, Clementson, L, Crout, R, Frouin, R, García-Soto, C, Gibb, SW, Gould, R, Hooker, SB, Kahru, M, Kampel, M, Klein, H, Kratzer, S, Kudela, R, Ledesma, J, Loisel, H, Matrai, P, McKee, D, Mitchell, BG, Moisan, T, Muller-Karger, F, O’Dowd, L, Ondrusek, M, Platt, T, Poulton, AJ, Repecaud, M, Schroeder, T, Smyth, T, Smythe-Wright, D, Sosik, HM, Twardowski, M, Vellucci, V, Voss, K, Werdell, J, Wernand, M, Wright, S, and Zibordi, G (2019) A compilation of global bio-optical in situ data for ocean-colour satellite applications – version two. Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 11, 1037–1068. https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-11-1037-2019

Version 1:

Valente, A, Sathyendranath, S, Brotas, V, Groom, S, Grant, M, Taberner, M, Antoine, D, Arnone, R, Balch, W, Barker, K, Barlow, R, Bélanger, S, Berthon, JF, Besiktepe, S, Brando, V, Canuti, E, Chavez, F, Claustre, H, Crout, R, Frouin, R, Garcìa-Soto, C, Gibb, SW, Gould, R, Hooker, S, Kahru, M, Klein, H, Kratzer, S, Loisel, H, McKee, D, Mitchell, BG, Moisan, T, Muller-Karger, F., O'Dowd, L, Ondrusek, M, Poulton, A, Repecaud, M, Smyth, T, Sosik, HM, Twardowski, M, Voss, K, Werdell, J, Wernand, M, Zibordi, G (2016) A compilation of global bio-optical in situ data for ocean-colour satellite applications. Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 8, 235–252, 2016www.earth-syst-sci-data.net/8/235/2016/doi:10.5194/essd-8-235-2016