EDIOS

European Directory of the Initial Ocean-observing System

Regional Center for Central and Western Mediterranean Sea 

Ocean-observing sites/devices classified at OGS:

Croatia

 

Program Name

Start

Platform Type

Sites Nb

Region

Responsible Institute

JADRAN Project

1999

"Punta Jurana" Meteo-oceanographic station

1

Northern Adriatic

IOF

EACE & JADRAN Project

2002

"Veli Rat" Meteo-oceanographic station

1

Northern Adriatic

IOF

Croatian National Monitoring Programme

1998

R/V Bios

46

Northern Adriatic

IOF

Italy

 

Program Name

Start

Platform Type

Sites Nb

Region

Responsible Institute

ADRICOSM Project

2002

CTD station

85

Adriatic Sea

IOF (HR), ARPA.DAPHNE (I), LBM.TS (I), NIB.MBS (Slo), RBI.CMR (HR)

International CO2 Network

1992

"SARAO" Fixed onshore station

1

Central Mediterranean

ENEA

MFS-VOS

1999

Ship of opportunity

8 tracks

Mediterranean Sea

ENEA

EVOLINE Project

2002

Meteo-oceanographic buoy

3

Northern Adriatic

OGS

EVOLINE Project

2002

Bottom near-shore station

3

Northern Adriatic

OGS

EVOLINE Project

2002

Off-shore wave station

3

Northern Adriatic

OGS

MAMBO Project

1998

Meteo-oceanographic buoy

1

Northern Adriatic

OGS

ODAS Italia 1

1997

Meteo-oceanographic buoy

1

Ligurian Sea

CNR/ISSIA

Regional meso-network

1993

Meteorological station

5

Northern Adriatic

ARPA FVG

Rete Mareografica Nazionale (RMN)

1968

Tide gauge station

26

Italian Coastal Water

APAT

Rete Ondametrica Nazionale (RON)

1989

Waverider buoy

14

Italian Coastal Water

APAT

Tide gauge, CNR, Trieste

1859

Tide gauge station

1

Northern Adriatic

CNR/ISMAR Trieste

ISMAR/Biologia del Mare station

1992

Meteorological station

1

Northern Adriatic

CNR/ISMAR Venezia

ISMAR/Biologia del Mare mooring

2000

Buoy with current meters and sediment traps

1

Northern Adriatic

CNR/ISMAR Venezia

DOLCEVITA Project

2002

Drifters

80

Central Mediterranean

OGS

Coastal Water Monitoring Network

2001

Small shore based craft

506

Italian Coastal Water

APAT and Regional Administrative Institutions

MedGOOS-1

2001

Moored buoy

1

Thyrrenian Sea

IMC, Oristano

MedGOOS-2

2002

Moored buoy

1

Thyrrenian Sea

IMC, Oristano

MedGOOS

2000

CTD station

1

Thyrrenian Sea

IMC, Oristano

CORILA Project

2001

ADCP station

80

Adriatic Sea

OGS

Tide Gauge Network

1998

Meteo-oceanographic station

8

Venice Lagoon - Northern Adriatic

Comune di Venezia

Meteo-marine Stations

1985

Meteo-oceanographic station

44

Venice Lagoon - Northern Adriatic

APAT

Meteo-marine Stations

1998

Meteo-oceanographic station

27

Venice Lagoon - Northern Adriatic

Venice Water Authority

National Meteorological Monitoring Network

1960

Coastal Structure

92

Italian Coastal Water

Ufficio Generale per la Meteorologia dell’AM

Regional Meteorological Monitoring Network

1984

Coastal Structure

10

Northern Adriatic

ARPA Veneto

Meteo-hydro-network

1960

Coastal Structure

6

Northern Adriatic

ARPA Emilia-Romagna

Daphne Monitoring Network

1978

CTD station

32

Northern Adriatic

ARPA Emilia-Romagna, S.O. Daphne

Monitoring coastal water – Nord Sardinia

2000

Meteo-oceanographic buoy, CTD station

5+68

Central Mediterranean

Provincia di Sassari

Oceanographic Platform “Acqua Alta”

1999

Meteo-oceanographic buoy

1

Venice Lagoon - Northern Adriatic

CNR/ISMAR Venice

CNR coastal sea-water monitoring network

2003

Meteo-oceanographic buoy, CTD station

3+9

Southern Italy Coastal Waters

CNR/ISMAR Messina

BOMA/MFStep Project

2004

Multi-parametric meteo-oceanographic deep-sea buoy

1

Southern Adriatic

OGS

PALME Project

2003

2 meteo-oceanographic buoys, 2 waveroders byoys, 2 current meters

6

Northern Adriatic

OGS

Malta

 

Program Name

Start

Platform Type

Sites Nb

Region

Responsible Institute

Bathing Water Monitoring (Physico-Chemical)

2000

Beach/Intertidal zone (human operator)

42

Ionian Sea

Envitonment Protection Directorate (MEPA)

Bathing Water Monitoring (Health)

1991

Beach/Intertidal zone (human operator)

87

Ionian Sea

Department of Public Health (Environmental Health Branch)

Slovenia

 

Program Name

Start

Platform Type

Sites Nb

Region

Responsible Institute

PIRAN station

2001

 Meteo-oceanographic coastal station

1

Northern Adriatic

NIB.MBS, SLOVENIA

National Monitoring Programme

1970

 CTD station

15

Northern Adriatic

NIB.MBS, SLOVENIA

Spain

 

Program Name

Start

Platform Type

Sites Nb

Region

Responsible Institute

Meteorological Network REMPOR

1992

Automatic weather stations

30

Spanish Coastal Waters

PdE

L'Estartit Station

1969

Ship of opportunity; fixed stations

4

Spanish Coastal Waters

Oficina Municipal de Turismo

Deep Sea Network

1990

Multiparameter Buoy

12

Spanish Coastal Waters

PdE

Coastal Network

1982

Scalar & Directional Wave Buoy

22

Spanish Coastal Waters

PdE

Tide Gauge Network

1992

Acoustic Tide Gauge

14

Spanish Coastal Waters

PdE

Current Meter Network

1998

Currentmeter Chain

4

Spanish Coastal Waters

PdE

Sea Level Network

Floating Tide Gauge

4

Spanish Coastal Waters

IGN

Sea Level Network

1943

Floating Tide Gauge

12

Spanish Coastal Waters

IEO

XIOM - Oceanographic and Meteorological Network

1984

Meteo-oceanographic station

8

Spanish Coastal Waters

LIM/UPC

Ecomalaga, Ecobaleares, Ecomurcia, Cirbal

1987

CTD station

89

Spanish Coastal Waters

IEO

Yugoslavia

 

Program Name

Start

Platform Type

Sites Nb

Region

Responsible Institute

Sea water bathing monitoring programme

1996

Fixed oceanographic monitoring station

28

Southern Adriatic

IMB, Montenegro

To submit information, please contact the Regional Coordinator Renzo Mosetti or the Regional Assistant Alessandra Giorgetti.

 


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2002, Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale,
Department of Oceanography

 


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