The operational oceanographic service is subdivided according to the special conditions and situations in Europe’s different regions (ROOS – Regional operational oceanographic Systems).
Up to now we have:
Arctic ROOS – Arctic Ocean and adjacent seas
IBI-ROOS – Ireland-Biscay-Iberia Regional Operational Oceanographic System
MONGOOS – Mediterranean Operational Network for the GOOS
NOOS – Northwest Shelf Operational Oceanographic System
with certain limitations – Black Sea GOOS
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