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Chesapeake Bay Observing System Data
Entry ID: CBOS

Abstract: Chesapeake Bay Observing System has a partnership with the National Ocean Service to provide long-term, real-time information about the state of the Chesapeake Bay and its resources. The CBOS monitoring system uses mooring buoys of two size classes. Larger long-term buoys remain on-station along the main axis of the Chesapeake Bay for most of the year. Smaller, portable rover buoys can be deployed ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: CBOS Home page.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.95   S: 37.69   E: -74.82   W: -79.71

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Originating Center
Data Center
Chesapeake Bay Observing System, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 443-498-5500
Fax: 443-498-5510
Contact Address:
USGS MD-DE-DC Water Science Center
5522 Research Park Drive
City: Baltimore
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 21228
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-11-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23