Marine Environment Sciences Program, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Smithsonian Institute
Data Center Description
The Marine Environmental Sciences Program (MESP) monitors a
variety of physical and biological parameters on the Atlantic
and Pacific coasts of Panama.
This monitoring is designed to reveal local long-term changes in
the environment as well as to provide background data to support
the STRI field stations and other marine research.
[Summary provided by the MESP.]