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AQUATIC SCIENCES (253) Parameter Definition
aquaculture , fisheries ...
BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY (1085) Parameter Definition
abyssal hills/plains , bathymetry , continental margins , fracture zones , ocean plateaus/ridges ...
COASTAL PROCESSES (977) Parameter Definition
barrier islands , beaches , coastal elevation , coral reefs , deltas ...
MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING (164) Parameter Definition
marine obstructions ...
MARINE GEOPHYSICS (526) Parameter Definition
magnetic anomalies , marine gravity field , marine magnetics , plate tectonics ...
MARINE SEDIMENTS (555) Parameter Definition
biogenic sediments , bioturbation , diagenesis , geotechnical properties , hydrogenous sediments ...
MARINE VOLCANISM (37) Parameter Definition
benthic heat flow , hydrothermal vents , island arcs , mid-ocean ridges , rift valleys ...
OCEAN ACOUSTICS (203) Parameter Definition
acoustic attenuation/transmission , acoustic frequency , acoustic reflectivity , acoustic scattering , acoustic tomography ...
OCEAN CHEMISTRY (1541) Parameter Definition
alkalinity , ammonia , biogeochemical cycles , biomedical chemicals , carbon ...
OCEAN CIRCULATION (1064) Parameter Definition
advection , buoy position , convection , diffusion , eddies ...
OCEAN HEAT BUDGET (206) Parameter Definition
advection , bowen ratio , condensation , conduction , convection ...
OCEAN OPTICS (858) Parameter Definition
absorption , aphotic/photic zone , attenuation/transmission , bioluminescence , extinction coefficients ...
OCEAN PRESSURE (603) Parameter Definition
sea level pressure , water pressure ...
OCEAN TEMPERATURE (2367) Parameter Definition
ocean mixed layer , potential temperature , sea surface temperature , thermocline , water temperature ...
OCEAN WAVES (363) Parameter Definition
gravity waves , rossby/planetary waves , sea state , seiches , significant wave height ...
OCEAN WINDS (665) Parameter Definition
convergence/divergence , surface winds , turbulence , vertical wind motion , vorticity ...
SALINITY/DENSITY (1460) Parameter Definition
conductivity , density , desalinization , halocline , potential density ...
SEA ICE (664) Parameter Definition
heat flux , ice deformation , ice depth/thickness , ice edges , ice extent ...
SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY (256) Parameter Definition
sea surface height , sea surface slope ...
TIDES (368) Parameter Definition
storm surge , tidal components , tidal currents , tidal height , tidal range ...
WATER QUALITY (143) Parameter Definition
ocean contaminants ...

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