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Wednesday 14 May 2014

Latest tracks from tagged seals provide unique data in the Southern Ocean

The Southern Ocean is one of the most important, yet least observed of marine habitats. Connecting all the world’s oceans through the Antarctic Circumpolar Current, the physical structure of the Southern Ocean profoundly...[more]

Category: AATAMS, BlueWater

Tuesday 4 March 2014

The ocean today is warmer, and sea levels higher, than at any time since the instrumental record began: State of the Climate 2014.

The CSIRO and the Australian Bureau of Meteorology have released their third State of the Climate report today. It provides a summary of observations of Australia’s climate and analysis of the factors that influence it.[more]

Category: BlueWater

Wednesday 27 February 2013

Tagged seals help solve 30-year mystery

An elephant seal tagged with a sensor lying on rocks

Sensor-equipped southern elephant seals have helped scientists to discover a key source of cold water that helps to regulate the Earth’s climate.[more]

Category: AATAMS, BlueWater

Saturday 18 August 2012

IMOS elephant seal tagging featured on the ABC 7.30 report

Research by Professor Mark Hindell and Dr Guy Williams is featured in this story, looking at the behavior of the seals with the changing oceanic conditions and how the seals are providing information on the production of...[more]

Category: AATAMS, BlueWater

Wednesday 18 April 2012

New EAC mooring array completes the IMOS bluewater observing system

This final mooring deployment means IMOS is observing Australia's deep oceans from the tropics to Antarctica.[more]

Category: BlueWater, IMOS, ABOS

Tuesday 21 February 2012

From Bass Strait to the Indian Ocean - tracking a current

Deep-diving ocean [more]

Category: ANFOG, BlueWater

Tuesday 7 June 2011

Oceans of data from world-first IMOS buoy deployment

This year on World Oceans Day IMOS is celebrating the successful retrieval of the first weather buoy deployed in the remote Southern Ocean. [more]

Category: ABOS, BlueWater

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