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Location:   41 8.25 N   72 39.30 W      


Site Description:
Approximately 14 miles southeast of New Haven Harbor in 27 meters (~90 feet) of water

Water Quality Sensors:
A surface YSI 6600 sonde with water temperature, conductivity (salinity), and dissolved oxygen at approximately 1 meter depth transmits data every 15 minutes.

Meteorological Sensors:
Wind speed and direction, barometric pressure, relative humidity, air temperature from R.M. Young Co.
Anemometer height is 3.5 meters above the water surface. Weather data is transmitted every 15 minutes.


Wave Sensor:
Tri-axis directional wave module from Axys Technologies, Inc. Wave data is transmitted every hour.
See our buoy... July, 2002
See our icy buoy ... February, 2003
2004 Ice Portrait ... ... February, 2004






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