Ocean Observing Resources
- Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI)
Focuses on the science, technology, education and outreach of an emerging network of science driven ocean observing systems.
- U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS)
National office for integrated and sustained ocean observations that includes eleven regional centers.
- Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS)
A permanent global system for observations, modelling and analysis of marine and ocean variables to support operational ocean services worldwide.
- Gulf of Maine Ocean Observing System (GoMOOS)
Delivering information to solve problems, predict events and better understand the Gulf of Maine.
- Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)
PacIOOS empowers ocean users and stakeholders in the Pacific Islands by providing accurate and reliable coastal and ocean information, tools, and services that are easy to access and use.
- CORMP—Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program
- Cape Fear River Basin Monitoring Coalition’s Water Quality Data
- Neuse River Estuary Modeling and Monitoring Project (ModMon)
- North Carolina Coastal Ocean Observing System (NCCOOS) – appears to be offline (March 2021)
- Carolinas RCOOS—Regional Coastal Ocean Observing System – appears to be offline (April 2021)
- Army Corps of Engineers— Field Research Facility
- Google Earth— http://www.google.com/earth/index.html (must download and install if you don’t already have it installed)
- Cornell Notes— http://coe.jmu.edu/LearningToolbox/cornellnotes1.html
- Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)— https://www.mbari.org/mars/
- ERMA: Environmental Response Management Application (ORR)
- Chesapeake Bay Fieldscope— http://chesapeake.fieldscope.org/