|Thursday, January 15th|
Richard H. Bouchard, National Data Buoy Center (NDBC), Stennis Space Center, MS USA
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Christopher Brown, Marine Information Resources Corporation
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Wave information is an important asset for safe and efficient marine operations. While it is difficult to put a value on accuracy and working standards, high quality information is a strategic as-set. Those involved in ocean monitoring and the production of products require high quality data to characterize processes from micro to climatic scales. The following papers describe the importance of using quality controlled wave information to support operators.