Hydrosphere
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Hydrosphere refers to all the water on Earth. It mainly consists of the oceans but includes all water surfaces in the world, including inland seas, rivers and lakes.

  • Historical Surveys - available data and records from earlier oceanographic cruises.
    • World Ocean Database
  • Physical Oceanography - data analysis of some of the oceans physical attributes.
    • Hydrography
      • Temperature
      • Salinity
      • Sea Surface Temperature (SST)
    • Currents
      • NOAA/Navy Shipdrift
      • Richardsons Shipdrift
      • Ocean Drifter Program
    • GLOSS Sea Level
  • Chemical Oceanography- data analysis of some of the chemical constituents of the ocean
    • Major Nutrients and Oxygen
      • Nitrate
      • Phosphate
      • Silicate
      • Oxygen
  • Optical Oceanography - data analysis of some of  the properties of the ocean in its interaction with light.
    • Attenuation
      • Secchi Disk Depth
      • Compensation Depth for Light
      • Diffuse Attenuation Coefficient at 490 nm (Kd490)
    • Insulation
      • Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR)
  • Limnology - data analysis of some characteristics of inland water bodies.
    • Composite Run-off fields