A National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Project

GO-BGC

The Global Ocean Biogeochemistry Array is a global robotic network of profiling floats carrying chemical and biological sensors that will revolutionize our understanding of ocean biogeochemical cycles, carbon uptake, acidification, deoxygenation, and ecosystem health.

A National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Project

Data

Data from floats and ships, and tutorials on using the data

A National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Project

Array Status

Array map and status table, current and future deployments

A National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Project

Adopt-a-Float

Partnering teachers with scientists to bring research into the classroom

A National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Project

Events

Upcoming events related to the GO-BGC project

A National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Research Infrastructure Project

GO-BGC

The Global Ocean Biogeochemistry Array is a global robotic network of profiling floats carrying chemical and biological sensors that will revolutionize our understanding of ocean biogeochemical cycles, carbon uptake, acidification, deoxygenation, and ecosystem health.

Data

Data from floats and ships, and tutorials on using the data

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Array Status

Array map and status table, current and future deployments

Adopt-A-Float

Partnering teachers with scientists to bring research into the classroom

Events

Upcoming events related to the GO-BGC project

Latest News

First GO-BGC floats deployed

The first GO-BGC deployments are being carried out in the western North Atlantic through a partnership with the International Global Ocean Ship-Based Hydrographic Investigation Program (GO-SHIP).

Adopt-A-Float Sticker Contest Winner

The winning sticker design from Kaylee at McDougal School in Chapel Hill, NC.During the 2021-21 academic year, SOCCOM and GO-BGC held a sticker contest to help bring attention to the Adopt-A-Float program. With almost 20 entries from five different schools, the...

Upcoming Events

Revolutionizing our understanding of the ocean

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Scientists at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, the University of Washington, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and Princeton University will use this grant to build and deploy 500 robotic ocean-monitoring floats around the globe as part of NSF’s Mid-scale Research Infrastructure-2 program

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Construction for MBARI’s new flagship research vessel, the R/V David Packard, officially kicked off last Thursday!

Our Director of Marine Operations, Mike Kelly, joined engineers from @Glosten_Seattle and @freireshipyard in Spain for the keel laying.

Tropical teleconnections can influence polar climates through the generation of stationary Rossby waves. This Review outlines the dynamics and impacts of long-term tropical-polar connections on the Antarctic climate, including warming and ice mass loss.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s43017-021-00204-5

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