Developing and Sustaining an Arctic Ocean Observing System

  • Keith Alverson
Part of the Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht book series (BEITRÄGE, volume 235)


The Global Ocean Observing System (‘GOOS’) has been in existence for over a decade. During this first decade, GOOS was primarily a planning exercise, developing observational strategies and the international governance structures required to facilitate multi-national ownership and development of the system.


Arctic Ocean Planning Exercise Coastal Inundation Observational Strategy Surface Vector Wind 
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© Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V. 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith Alverson
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  1. 1.United Nations Environment ProgrammeParisFrance

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