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ready Essential Ocean Variables

Abbreviation: EOV

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Essential Ocean Variables (EOV) is a vocabulary created to avoid duplication of efforts across observing platforms and networks, and to aid adoption of common standards for data collection. Values within EOV are identified by the GOOS Expert Panels, based relevance, feasibility and cost effectiveness.

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Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System Data Catalogue
The Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System (CIOOS) Data Catalogue is an online open-access data catalogue designed for sharing reliable and high-quality data and information on the state of our oceans. It facilitates access to existing resources, new information, and technology and makes data discoverable. CIOOS captures a selection of Essential Ocean Variables (EOVs) aligned with the Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS), contributing to global efforts of better understanding the ocean, marine issues, and interactions with other earth systems. CIOOS is the result of a successful collaboration between various institutional and non-governmental partners located in the Pacific, the St. Lawrence, and the Atlantic.

Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System Pacific Data Catalogue
The Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System (CIOOS) Pacific Data Catalogue is an open-access platform for sharing information about the ocean that focuses on Canada’s West Coast. CIOOS Pacific enables users to discover, access, visualize, and download ocean data to support ocean science and management and promotes collaborative opportunities among ocean sectors across Canada.

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