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AQUATIC SCIENCES (258) Parameter Definition
aquaculture , fisheries ...
OCEAN OPTICS (872) Parameter Definition
absorption , aphotic/photic zone , attenuation/transmission , bioluminescence , extinction coefficients ...
BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY (1089) Parameter Definition
abyssal hills/plains , bathymetry , continental margins , fracture zones , ocean plateaus/ridges ...
OCEAN PRESSURE (624) Parameter Definition
sea level pressure , water pressure ...
COASTAL PROCESSES (970) Parameter Definition
barrier islands , beaches , coastal elevation , coral reefs , deltas ...
OCEAN TEMPERATURE (2389) Parameter Definition
ocean mixed layer , potential temperature , sea surface temperature , thermocline , water temperature ...
MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING (164) Parameter Definition
marine obstructions ...
OCEAN WAVES (373) Parameter Definition
gravity waves , rossby/planetary waves , sea state , seiches , significant wave height ...
MARINE GEOPHYSICS (526) Parameter Definition
magnetic anomalies , marine gravity field , marine magnetics , plate tectonics ...
OCEAN WINDS (660) Parameter Definition
convergence/divergence , surface winds , turbulence , vertical wind motion , vorticity ...
MARINE SEDIMENTS (555) Parameter Definition
biogenic sediments , bioturbation , diagenesis , geotechnical properties , hydrogenous sediments ...
SALINITY/DENSITY (1496) Parameter Definition
conductivity , density , desalinization , halocline , potential density ...
MARINE VOLCANISM (37) Parameter Definition
benthic heat flow , hydrothermal vents , island arcs , mid-ocean ridges , rift valleys ...
SEA ICE (616) Parameter Definition
heat flux , ice deformation , ice depth/thickness , ice edges , ice extent ...
OCEAN ACOUSTICS (203) Parameter Definition
acoustic attenuation/transmission , acoustic frequency , acoustic reflectivity , acoustic scattering , acoustic tomography ...
SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY (270) Parameter Definition
sea surface height , sea surface slope ...
OCEAN CHEMISTRY (1551) Parameter Definition
alkalinity , ammonia , biogeochemical cycles , biomedical chemicals , carbon ...
TIDES (368) Parameter Definition
storm surge , tidal components , tidal currents , tidal height , tidal range ...
OCEAN CIRCULATION (1039) Parameter Definition
advection , buoy position , convection , diffusion , eddies ...
WATER QUALITY (161) Parameter Definition
ocean contaminants ...
OCEAN HEAT BUDGET (203) Parameter Definition
advection , bowen ratio , conduction , convection , diffusion ...

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