Initial concepts for IAS-GOOS

Christopher N.K. Mooers, Lianmei Gao, W. Douglas Wilson, William E. Johns, Kevin D. Leaman, Harley E. Hurlburt, Tammy Townsend

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Abstract

The Intra-Americas Sea (IAS) (Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Straits of Florida, and adjacent waters) is a semi-enclosed sea dominated by the throughflow of the Gulf Stream System that serves to link the physics, chemistry, ecology, and fisheries of the region. A regional GOOS, IAS-GOOS, has been conceived that exploits the geography and dynamics of the region. Euro-GOOS could play a role in the development of IAS-GOOS as well as with IOCARIBE-GOOS and individual national Coastal GOOS activities in the IAS.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)379-390
Number of pages12
JournalElsevier Oceanography Series
Volume66
Issue numberC
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2002

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  • Oceanography

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    Mooers, C. N. K., Gao, L., Douglas Wilson, W., Johns, W. E., Leaman, K. D., Hurlburt, H. E., & Townsend, T. (2002). Initial concepts for IAS-GOOS. Elsevier Oceanography Series, 66(C), 379-390. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0422-9894(02)80044-7