Wednesday 25 October 2017

Real-time ocean forecasts with new eSA-Marine system

South Australia's fishing, aquaculture and other marine industries now have access to high resolution real-time ocean forecasts of ocean currents with the development of eSA-Marine, a revolutionary mapping system underpinned by...[more]

Category: Home Slider, ANMN, Argo, SA-IMOS, SRS

Wednesday 19 July 2017

Shark smart

Tracking technologies have given scientists and authorities new tools to aid in the quest for people and sharks to peacefully coexist.[more]

Category: Home Slider, AATAMS, SA-IMOS, NSW-IMOS

Tuesday 23 August 2016

Chance spotting leads to recovery of broken IMOS mooring on the Yorke Peninsula

A member of the public last month found a large orange buoy, with instrumentation attached, washed up on a remote beach on the Yorke Peninsula, South Australia.[more]

Category: Home Slider, ANMN, SA-IMOS

Tuesday 12 July 2016

Ocean Glider tells quite a tale after 74 days at sea

A torpedo shaped underwater glider has just completed a 74-day journey through the waters of the Great Australian Bight returning loaded with information about the Bight – along with a few battle scars.[more]

Category: ANFOG, Home Slider, SA-IMOS, WA-IMOS

Friday 19 February 2016

The Bonney Coast Upwelling: biological hotspot sampled by an IMOS glider

An IMOS Slocum glider is presently making the most detailed survey ever conducted of the bio-physical properties of a Bonney Coast upwelling event.[more]

Category: Home Slider, IMOS OceanColour, SA-IMOS

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Smart science supporting sustainable development of the Great Australian Bight

A major research program on the marine ecosystems of the Great Australian Bight was a “great example of the expanding use and value of the national Integrated Marine Observing System to Australian science and industry,” according...[more]

Category: SA-IMOS

Thursday 16 October 2014

Aquaculture: How much is just right?

The ability to determine the optimum balance between aquaculture development and the long term health of SA’s Spencer Gulf has advanced considerably with the development of a ‘super computer ocean model’ by scientists from the...[more]

Category: SA-IMOS