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Active Drifters:
This map shows only currently active drifters. See the Drifters Page for all drifter deployments.
NSBW, 8/24
BOEM, 9/8
BOEM, 9/9
Final Positions of 2013 Drifters

Sea Ice:

Ice categories, courtesy of NOAA's NWS. Click on each shape to view category definition.
Dec. 2, 2013

Chukchi Bathymetry:
Alaska Region Bathymetric DEM

Recent Wind Vectors:
From airports
The labels at Barrow, Wainwright, and Point Lay are links to wind data collected in those locations.

Oil Leases:
Active, July 2012

Welcome to the project home page. See the tabs above for links to other aspects of this project. Below is the Real-Time Data Map.

The field season for 2013 is over, though some drifters linger in the ice. See you again in Summer, 2014.

This work is funded by BOEM.

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Last modified: December 03 2013 09:52:15.