Use the checkboxes to choose which deployments to display, or click the drifter's name to view the KML.
In 2014, 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.
Note: This map cannot display more than ~20 drifters. Use the checkboxes on the right to remove drifters before you add others, or they will not appear.
Links to data files:
Links to all years' interactive (Google) maps:
Links to static maps (PNGs):
Some static Sea Surface Temperature (SST) maps of individual drifter deployments are also available at the 2014 Chukchi Sea Oceanographic Drifters page.
Last modified: September 16 2014 11:09:58.