Measuring the Upper layer Temperature of the Polar Oceans


UpTempO 2011 - 4 LOUIE

UpTempO buoy deployed on an ice floe in the Beaufort Sea. BGOS = Beaufort Gyre Observing System (an alternate name for the Beaufort Gyre Exploration Project); JOIS = Joint Ocean Ice Study, the Canadian component of the expedition. ITP = Ice-Tethered Profiler; SIMBB = Seasonal Ice Mass Balance Buoy. Photo taken from the Louie St. Laurent icebreaker.