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AQUATIC SCIENCES (71) Parameter Definition
aquaculture , fisheries ...
OCEAN OPTICS (515) Parameter Definition
absorption , aphotic/photic zone , attenuation/transmission , bioluminescence , extinction coefficients ...
BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY (657) Parameter Definition
abyssal hills/plains , bathymetry , continental margins , fracture zones , ocean plateaus/ridges ...
OCEAN PRESSURE (174) Parameter Definition
sea level pressure , water pressure ...
COASTAL PROCESSES (111) Parameter Definition
barrier islands , beaches , coastal elevation , coral reefs , deltas ...
OCEAN TEMPERATURE (806) Parameter Definition
ocean mixed layer , potential temperature , sea surface temperature , thermocline , water temperature ...
MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING (62) Parameter Definition
marine obstructions ...
OCEAN WAVES (25) Parameter Definition
gravity waves , rossby/planetary waves , sea state , seiches , significant wave height ...
MARINE GEOPHYSICS (476) Parameter Definition
magnetic anomalies , marine gravity field , marine magnetics , plate tectonics ...
OCEAN WINDS (90) Parameter Definition
convergence/divergence , surface winds , turbulence , wind shear , wind stress ...
MARINE SEDIMENTS (316) Parameter Definition
biogenic sediments , bioturbation , diagenesis , geotechnical properties , hydrogenous sediments ...
SALINITY/DENSITY (644) Parameter Definition
conductivity , density , halocline , potential density , pycnocline ...
MARINE VOLCANISM (22) Parameter Definition
benthic heat flow , hydrothermal vents , island arcs , mid-ocean ridges , rift valleys ...
SEA ICE (285) Parameter Definition
heat flux , ice deformation , ice depth/thickness , ice edges , ice extent ...
OCEAN ACOUSTICS (163) Parameter Definition
acoustic attenuation/transmission , acoustic frequency , acoustic reflectivity , acoustic scattering , acoustic tomography ...
SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY (40) Parameter Definition
sea surface height ...
OCEAN CHEMISTRY (804) Parameter Definition
alkalinity , ammonia , biogeochemical cycles , biomedical chemicals , carbon ...
TIDES (81) Parameter Definition
tidal components , tidal currents , tidal height , tidal range ...
OCEAN CIRCULATION (460) Parameter Definition
advection , buoy position , convection , diffusion , eddies ...
WATER QUALITY (42) Parameter Definition
ocean contaminants ...
OCEAN HEAT BUDGET (37) Parameter Definition
diffusion , evaporation , heat flux , heating rate , longwave radiation ...

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