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A global surface drifter dataset at hourly resolution

Thursday, April 07, 2016

New research supported by CPO's Climate Observation Division looks into whether or not its possible to provide NOAA Global Drifter Program data at hourly resolution. This research, "A global surface drifter data set at hourly resolution," was published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans on April 4, 2016. 

Applying Automated Underway Ship Observations to Numerical Model Evaluation

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

Research funded by CPO's Climate Observation Division was published in the March 2016 edition of the Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology

GO-SHIP has advanced our understanding of the ocean’s role in various climate phenomena, says new report

Monday, March 21, 2016

A new report, published in The Annual Review of Marine Science by Lynne Talley et. al., emphasized that GO-SHIP helped highlight the ocean’s role in climate change, carbon cycling, and biogeochemical responses to climate change.

CPO highlights milestones and achievements in 2015 Annual Report

Friday, March 11, 2016
NOAA's Climate Program Office released its FY15 Annual Report on March 11, 2016. The report gives an overview of CPO's achievements  in FY15 and highlights the great work done by the Office's Divisions and Programs to advance scientific understanding of climate and improve society's ability to plan and respond to a changing climate.

The Importance of Argo in Understanding the Earth's Energy Imbalance

Monday, February 22, 2016

Three papers funded by CPO's Climate Observation Division (a Review Article, Perspective, and Correspondence) appeared in the February Issue of Nature Climate Change addressing monitoring and understanding the Earth's Energy Imbalance.

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    Ocean Observing Program

    Steve PiotrowiczProgram Manager, Argo

    Emily Smith--Program Manager, Tide Gauges and Univ. of Hawaii Sea Level Center, Adopt a Drifter Coordinator


    James ToddProgram Manager, OceanSITES, Moorings

    Kathy TedescoProgram Manager, Ocean Carbon Observations

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    LCDR Megan Raymond Operations Manager

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