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Marine Water photo

Marine Water Quality Monitoring

Tidal Effects

Tides transport large volumes of water. Moorings are placed in locations with high tidal currents. We use moorings to understand anomalies in inter-basin transport of oxygen, salt and heat. Past releases can be found here. Can't see the embedded pdf file? Download here.