Use the checkboxes to choose the data to display.

Active Drifters:
See the Drifters Page for all drifter deployments.
NSBW, 7/23
NSBW, 7/26
NSBW, 7/29
NSBW, 8/06
Final Positions of 2014 Drifters

UAF HFR Surface Currents:
Hourly UAF Surface Current Vectors (HFR)
Daily UAF Surface Current Vectors (HFR)

Sea Ice:

MODIS Truecolor Image, courtesy of NASA's Earth Observing System
MODIS Day of Year 142

Ice categories, courtesy of NOAA's NWS. Click on each shape to view category definition.
May. 22, 2015

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, May 2014

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.

Animations and static maps of individual drifters in 2014 are available on the 2014 Chukchi Sea Oceanographic Drifters page.

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Sponsored By:

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)

Last modified: February 12 2015 14:13:56.