Ocean Salinity Stratification (OSS)

Date 2014-03-10
Temporal extent 2001 -2007
Author(s) Maes Christophe1, O'Kane Terence2, 3
Affiliation(s) 1 : IRD, LEGOS, UMR Université Paul Sabatier/IRD/CNRS/CNES, Toulouse, France
2 : CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
3 : Center for Australian Weather and Climate Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
DOI 10.17882/41101
Publisher SEANOE
Keyword(s) salinity, oceanography, stratification

This dataset is composed by the climatological seasonal field of the Ocean Salinity Stratification as defined from the Brunt-Vaisala frequency limited to the upper 300 m depth. The details are given in Maes, C., and T. J. O’Kane (2014), Seasonal variations of the upper ocean salinity stratification in the Tropics, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, 1706–1722, doi:10.1002/2013JC009366.

Licence CC0
File Size Format Processing Access
monthly climatology 2 MB NC, NetCDF Processed data Open access
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