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AQUATIC SCIENCES (195) Parameter Definition
aquaculture, fisheries...
OCEAN OPTICS (20) Parameter Definition
absorption, aphotic/photic zone, attenuation/transmission, extinction coefficients, fluorescence...
BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY (3271) Parameter Definition
abyssal hills/plains, bathymetry, continental margins, fracture zones, ocean plateaus/ridges...
OCEAN PRESSURE (42) Parameter Definition
sea level pressure, water pressure...
COASTAL PROCESSES (778) Parameter Definition
barrier islands, beaches, coastal elevation, coral reefs, deltas...
OCEAN TEMPERATURE (411) Parameter Definition
ocean mixed layer, potential temperature, sea surface temperature, thermocline, water temperature...
MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING (28) Parameter Definition
marine obstructions...
OCEAN WAVES (555) Parameter Definition
gravity waves, sea state, seiches, significant wave height, storm surge...
MARINE GEOPHYSICS (49) Parameter Definition
magnetic anomalies, marine gravity field, marine magnetics, plate tectonics...
OCEAN WINDS (134) Parameter Definition
surface winds, vertical wind motion, wind chill, wind stress...
MARINE SEDIMENTS (446) Parameter Definition
bioturbation, geotechnical properties, particle flux, sediment chemistry, sediment composition...
SALINITY/DENSITY (130) Parameter Definition
conductivity, density, halocline, potential density, pycnocline...
MARINE VOLCANISM (9) Parameter Definition
benthic heat flow, hydrothermal vents, island arcs, mid-ocean ridges, rift valleys...
SEA ICE (226) Parameter Definition
heat flux, ice deformation, ice depth/thickness, ice edges, ice extent...
OCEAN ACOUSTICS (280) Parameter Definition
acoustic frequency, acoustic reflectivity, acoustic scattering, acoustic velocity, ambient noise...
SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY (42) Parameter Definition
sea surface height, sea surface slope...
OCEAN CHEMISTRY (65) Parameter Definition
alkalinity, ammonia, biogeochemical cycles, carbon, carbon dioxide...
TIDES (514) Parameter Definition
storm surge, tidal components, tidal currents, tidal height, tidal range...
OCEAN CIRCULATION (166) Parameter Definition
advection, buoy position, eddies, fresh water flux, fronts...
WATER QUALITY (17) Parameter Definition
ocean contaminants...
OCEAN HEAT BUDGET (25) Parameter Definition
evaporation, heat flux, heating rate...