Scientific Data and Products

Oceanographic information and data collected and aggregated by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Data is collected through several national and international programs. Data is managed by the policy for scientific data.

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Topic: Waves

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Waves and other Moored Marine Buoy Observations
National Capital Region

Databases containing over 6 million observed wave spectra from 500 locations in the Canadian area of interest (35 to 90 degrees north and 40 to 180 degrees west).

Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO)
National Capital Region

Reports including physical oceanographic inventories of profiles, drifting buoys, waves, tides and water levels collected in the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) area annually. Link to official NAFO site.

Ocean Profiles
National Capital Region

Physical, chemical and biological profiles of oceanographic data from several National and International programmes.

Tides, Currents and Water Levels
National Capital Region

The Tides, Currents, and Water Levels Web Site provides predicted times and heights of high and low waters, and the hourly water levels for over seven hundred stations in Canada.

Requests for data, data products and additional information may be made online by completing the Data Request Form