Use the checkboxes to choose which deployments to display, or click the drifter's name to view the KML:

Chukchi Bathymetry:
Alaska Region Bathymetric DEM

Chukchi Sea Drifters

In 2013, drifters were released in the Chukchi Sea to explore current shear in the upper ocean, and its relationship to stratification and winds. The drifters transmited position information to our server, and information from these files has been summarized in KML files and displayed on the map below.

Links to data files:

Links to all years' interactive (Google) maps:

Links to static maps (PNGs):

An animation of all available 2013 drifters is posted at the 2013 Chukchi Sea Oceanographic Drifters page.

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Last modified: May 03 2018 00:28:22.