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Last updated:  July 19, 2013

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Yellow, intertidal stations (surf-zone; north to south):  Fogarty Creek (OR), Strawberry Hill (OR), Cape Arago (OR), Cape Blanco (OR)*, Cape Mendocino (CA)*, Kibesillah Hill (CA)*, Van Damme State Park (CA), Bodega Head State Marine Reserve (CA), Scott Creek (CA), Sand Hill Bluff (CA), Terrace Point (CA), Hopkins Marine Station (CA), Soberanes (CA), Lompoc Landing (CA), Alegria (CA)  more information ->

* Cape Blanco (OR), Cape Mendocino (CA), Kibesillah Hill (CA):  These sites are are maintained collaboratively with Drs. Sally Hacker and Karina Nielsen as part of the NSF-funded project "Algal communities in distress (ACIDIC)"

Red, inner-shelf moorings (north to south): Lincoln Beach (OR), Strawberry Hill (OR), Bodega Head State Marine Reserve (CA), Sand Hill Bluff (CA), Terrace Point (CA; presently marked on map with yellow), Purisma Point (CA), Alegria (CA)more information ->

Orange, mid-shelf mooring:  Strawberry Hill (OR), 70-meter depthmore information ->

 


Specific site information for:

Important:

Intertidal (surf-zone) stations Site code Latitude
(oN)
Longitude (oW) Institutions pH sensor Notes
Fogarty Creek, OR FCKX00 44.84 124.06 OSU GIFET-pH  
Strawberry Hill, OR SHLX00 44.25 124.12 OSU GIFET-pH  
Cape Arago, OR CARX00 43.31 124.40 OSU GIFET-pH  
Cape Blanco, OR CBLX00 42.84 124.57 OSU Seafet-pH maintained collaboratively with Drs.  Hacker and Nielsen as part of project "ACIDIC"
Cape Mendocino, CA ICMDXX 40.34 124.36 OSU Seafet-pH maintained collaboratively with Drs.  Hacker and Nielsen as part of project "ACIDIC"
Kibesillah Hill, CA KHLX00 39.60 123.79 OSU/Sonoma State Seafet-pH maintained collaboratively with Drs.  Hacker and Nielsen as part of project "ACIDIC"
Van Damme State Park, CA IVDPXX 39.28 123.80 UC Davis GIFET-pH  
Bodega Head State Marine Reserve, CA IBODXX 38.32 123.07 UC Davis GIFET-pH  
Scott Creek, CA ISCKXX 37.05 122.24 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH  
Sand Hill Bluff, CA ISBFXX 36.98 122.15 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH limited deployment; poor substratum
Terrace Point, CA ITRPXX 36.95 122.06 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH  
Hopkins Marine Station, CA IHOPXX 36.62 121.91 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH replaces Sand Hill Bluff
Soberanes, CA ISOPXX 36.45 121.93 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH  
Lompoc Landing, CA ILOLXX 34.72 120.61 UC Santa Barbara GIFET-pH  
Alegria, CA ALEXXX 34.47 120.28 UC Santa Barbara GIFET-pH planned but not deployed due to site conditions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inner-shelf moorings (15-20 meter depth) Site Code Latitude (oN) Longitude (oW) Institutions pH sensor pCO2 sensor Notes
Lincoln Beach LB15XX 44.86 124.06 OSU SAMI-pH, Gifet pH SAMI-pCO2 PISCO-affiliated
Strawberry Hill SH15XX 44.2523 124.1276 OSU SAMI-pH, Gifet-pH SAMI-pCO2 PISCO-affiliated
Bodega Head State Marine Reserve BOONXX 38.3000 123.0670 UC Davis SAMI-pH, Seafet pH, Gifet pH SAMI-pCO2 BML-affiliated
Sand Hill Bluff SHB001 36.9725 122.1569 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH MBARI-pCO2 PISCO-affiliated
Terrace Point TPT001 36.9437 122.0793 UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH MBARI-pCO2 PISCO-affiliated
Hopkins Marine Station HMS00X 36.6214 121.8996 Stanford University, UC Santa Cruz, MBARI, U Hawaii GIFET-pH MBARI-pCO2 PISCO-affiliated
Purisma Point PURXX 34.72648 120.6268 UC Santa Barbara GIFET-pH SAMI-pCO2 PISCO-affiliated
Alegria ALEXX 34.46165 120.2901 UC Santa Barbara GIFET-pH   PISCO-affiliated
Mid-shelf mooring Site Code Latitude (oN) Longitude (oW) Institution pH sensor pCO2 sensor Notes
Strawberry Hill, 70-meter SH70XX 44.25 124.25 OSU SAMI-pH SAMI-pCO2 This station collaboratively maintained with other OSU projects, including MI_LOCO (a project funded by Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation's Microbial initiative)