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AQUATIC SCIENCES (49) Parameter Definition
fisheries ...
OCEAN OPTICS (206) Parameter Definition
absorption , aphotic/photic zone , attenuation/transmission , bioluminescence , extinction coefficients ...
BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY (325) Parameter Definition
bathymetry , continental margins , fracture zones , ocean plateaus/ridges , seafloor topography ...
OCEAN PRESSURE (64) Parameter Definition
sea level pressure , water pressure ...
COASTAL PROCESSES (69) Parameter Definition
barrier islands , beaches , coastal elevation , coral reefs , deltas ...
OCEAN TEMPERATURE (378) Parameter Definition
ocean mixed layer , potential temperature , sea surface temperature , thermocline , water temperature ...
MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING (69) Parameter Definition
marine obstructions ...
OCEAN WAVES (20) Parameter Definition
sea state , significant wave height , swells , wave frequency , wave height ...
MARINE GEOPHYSICS (43) Parameter Definition
magnetic anomalies , marine gravity field , marine magnetics , plate tectonics ...
OCEAN WINDS (33) Parameter Definition
convergence/divergence , surface winds , wind shear , wind stress ...
MARINE SEDIMENTS (162) Parameter Definition
biogenic sediments , bioturbation , diagenesis , geotechnical properties , particle flux ...
SALINITY/DENSITY (300) Parameter Definition
conductivity , density , halocline , potential density , pycnocline ...
MARINE VOLCANISM (5) Parameter Definition
benthic heat flow , hydrothermal vents , island arcs , mid-ocean ridges ...
SEA ICE (242) Parameter Definition
heat flux , ice deformation , ice depth/thickness , ice edges , ice extent ...
OCEAN ACOUSTICS (51) Parameter Definition
acoustic attenuation/transmission , acoustic frequency , acoustic reflectivity , acoustic scattering , acoustic tomography ...
SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY (26) Parameter Definition
sea surface height , sea surface slope ...
OCEAN CHEMISTRY (462) Parameter Definition
alkalinity , ammonia , biogeochemical cycles , carbon , carbon dioxide ...
TIDES (67) Parameter Definition
tidal components , tidal currents , tidal height , tidal range ...
OCEAN CIRCULATION (170) Parameter Definition
advection , buoy position , eddies , fresh water flux , fronts ...
WATER QUALITY (42) Parameter Definition
ocean contaminants ...
OCEAN HEAT BUDGET (12) Parameter Definition
heat flux , heating rate , longwave radiation , shortwave radiation ...

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