SOCOM

Development of a Mediterranean pilot system of Operational Coastal Oceanography

Projet terminé

Project leader IFREMER
Research partners COM/LOPB, LSEET-USTV/CNRS
Budget 965 K€
Cofinanceur publics PACA Regional Council
Year of labeling 2006
Year of co-financing 2006

The objective of this project is the creation of an information system capable of delivering within near real-time, coastal area analyses and forecasts regarding the physical state of the environment and water quality. The main components of the system are data acquisition, satellite observations and measurements, real-time data management, modelling hydrodynamic and biogeochemical processes for analysis and forecasting.