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Links Related to IOC

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC)

Established in 1960, the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO promotes international cooperation and coordinates programmes in marine research, services, observation systems, hazard mitigation and capacity development in order to learn more and better manage the nature and resources of the ocean and coastal areas.


IOC Sub-Commission for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC)

The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO established its Sub-Commission for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC) in 1989 with main task to develop, coordinate and implement regionally specific marine scientific research, ocean observations and services based on priority interests of the Member States and to implement the IOC global programmes and activities in the region.


International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE)

The programme "International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange" (IODE) of the "Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission" (IOC) of UNESCO was established in 1961. Its purpose is to enhance marine research, exploitation and development, by facilitating the exchange of oceanographic data and information between participating Member States, and by meeting the needs of users for data and information products.


The global Ocean Observaing System (GOOS)

GOOS is a permanent global system for observations, modelling and analysis of marine and ocean variables to support operational ocean services worldwide. GOOS will provide accurate descriptions of the present state of the oceans, including living resources; continuous forecasts of the future conditions of the sea for as far ahead as possible; and the basis for forecasts of climate change. GOOS is being implemented by national and international facilities and services, and is sponsored by IOC, WMO, UNEP and ICSU


Related Services in NMDIS

National Marine Data and Information service

The National Marine Data and Information Service(NMDIS) is a national facility under the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) of China responsible for hosting and distributing data and information concerning the marine environment.


China Oceanic Information Network

Providing ocean-related information and data, laws and regulations, literatures, news, institutions, sea wave forecasting, etc.


Ocean Data and Information Network for the Western Pacific Region

Provides public access to ODINWESTPAC data and product.


ODAS Metadata Service

Establishing and maintaining the website for ODAS metadata management, releasing the ODAS metadata and provide relative information on JCOMM metadata management.


China Argo Data and Information Service

All the global Argo profiles data, meta data and deployment information are all managed by database and updated everyday automatically. The users are able to access to the data conveniently on the website including netCDF raw data, Near real- time data, metadata, trajectory data, delayed-mode data. These data are also available via FTP.


GTSPP Data Center of China

Providing GTSPP data management and service, and release of quality controlled GTSPP near-realtime data and delayed-mode data.


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NMDIS, SOA hosts the CDMDB for NRARGOOS web site
Document maintained by cdmdb@mail.nmdis.gov.cn
Updated: Nov 30, 2015 11:38:05 GMT+8