Useful Links

Here’s a few of our favourite places on the interweb.

Societies & Forums

Marine Measurement Forum (MMF) – www.mmf-uk.org

The Challenger Society for Marine Science – www.challenger-society.org.uk


Forecasting

Tide tables: www.bbc.co.uk/weather/coast_and_sea/tide_tables

Met Office – www.metoffice.gov.uk


Oceanography

A Sea Water Equation of State Calculator
A calculator that allows you to compute the UNESCO International Equation of State (IES 80)

Physical properties of sea water
The properties of sea water are a function of temperature, salinity and pressure.

Introduction to Physical Oceanography
A textbook for students and new graduates in oceanography, meteorology, and ocean engineering.

A Dictionary of Units of Measurement
Includes definitions and conversion factors

British Oceanographic Data Centre
The UK National Tide Gauge Network

IAPSO
The International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Oceans (IAPSO).

Ocean Science
An Interactive Open Access Journal of the European Geosciences Union.


Media

Hydro International

International Ocean Systems


Oil sheen analysis

www.oilspillsolutions.org/sampling.htm

www.itopf.com/knowledge-resources/documents-guides/category/papers/#filter_topdocuments/TIP14SamplingandMonitoringofMarineOilSpills.pdf

www.jones-environmental.com/Default.aspx

www.intertek.com/petroleum/trace-analysis/