eWOCE Gallery

R Schlitzer, The World Ocean Circulation Experiment

This site from The World Ocean Circulation Experiment contains more than 350 section plots of temperature, salinity, oxygen, nutrients and tracers for the WOCE Hydrographic Programme (WHP) cruise tracks. It provides global ocean observations for the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, and Southern Oceans. To view a particular plot, choose an ocean basin, move the mouse over a cruise designator and click on the property you want to see. You can also access the section plots via tables.

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Chemical
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Special Interest: Complex Systems, Visualization
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Basic scientific background required
Topics: Ocean:Chemical Oceanography
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography