REEF RELIEF is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to
Preserve and Protect Living Coral Reef Ecosystems through local,
regional and global efforts. In August 1998,Coral Forest joined
Over 70% of the Earth is covered with water, and we find 97% of that
water in the oceans. According to the World Resources Institute, 40%
of the world's population lives in the Earth's coastal regions. ...
Scientists at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS),
Department of Physical Sciences, have developed a general purpose,
three-dimensional numerical model which is an integration of a hydrodynamic ...
The overall objective of the Coastal Mixing and Optics (CMO) program
was to determine how particles and optical properties respond to
physical forcing under various oceanic conditions on a broad
Alosa stocks, specifically the American shad (Alosa sapidissima), and
alewife (A. pseudoharengus) and blueback herring (A. aestivalis),
collectively known as river herring, have historically provided ...
The Effects of Floyd Storm Water in the York and Pamunkey
Rivers will be monitored until spatial distribution of
salinity returns to normal condition by VIMS physical sciences group.
There are a total ...
Hydrothermal vent locations have been determined by visits to the site
using various underwater instruments including submarines and remotely
operated vehicles. Positions are determined acoustically ...
The year of 1998 was a difficult time for the worlds coral reefs, with
abnormally warm sea surface temperatures (SST's) causing widespread
coral bleaching. The animations and images on this page show ...
On this page, you will find a climatology of near-surface currents and
SST for the tropical Atlantic Ocean, at one degree resolution, derived
from satellite-tracked surface drifting bouy observations. ...
The Japan Oceanographic Data Center (JODC) is the Responsible National
Oceanographic Data Center (RNODC) and the World Ocean Circulation
Experiment Data Assembly Center (WOCE DAC) for acoustic doppler ...
Altimeter data and visualizations are available in near real-time at the
Colorado Center for Astrodynamics Research (CCAR) at the University of Colorado
at Boulder. The data from the TOPEX/Poseidon ...
The Fish Osteology Collection database is searchable by order, family,
genus and species, common and local names, locality and status
(whether endemic, indigenous, or non-indigenous). Bishop Museum's ...
The Reptile, Amphibian, Bird and Mammal Osteology Collections
databases are searchable by order, family, genus and species, common
and local names. Bishop Museum's comparative reference collections ...
This Web site provides information on monitoring of aquatic resources
in the US, primarily focused on design and analysis of probability
based surveys. Links are provided to other aquatic resources ...
At its Satellite Communications Facility, the Johns Hopkins University
Applied Physics Laboratory receives daily data from the AVHRR
instrument onboard the NOAA polar orbiting satellites.
The JHU/APL ...
CTD Data Access
CTD data are available to AMT participants and to the wider scientific
community for the purposes of research.
The data from Phase 1 (1995-2000) will be available to download
The Coastal Ocean Observation Lab at Rutgers University Institute of
Marine & Coastal Sciences (IMCS) and Webb Research Corporation are
currently focusing on the development and deployment of a fleet ...
The BENGAL project is a high resolution temporal and spatial study of
the BENthic biology and Geochemistry of a north-eastern Atlantic
abyssal Locality. This project has the general objective of
The Bermuda Testbed Mooring (BTM) has been deployed since June 1994
and provides the oceanographic community with a deep-water platform
for developing, testing, calibrating, and intercomparing instruments ...
The Fluid Mud data bank was designed by the (former) Institute of
Oceanographic Sciences (Taunton), UK, to hold turbidity data collected
in an area of the Severn Estuary between the Shoots and Bridgwater ...