Shore Station

Shore Station

Real-Time Sensors

View the Real-Time Sensors layer from the CeNCOOS data portal. This layer displays the latest measurements at hundreds of observation locations throughout California.

Parameters available as of July 2016 are:

HABS Monitoring

Get the latest harmful algal bloom monitoring data for sites in Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Monica, Long Beach and San Diego. The goals of this program are to collect comparable data at regional stations, provide timely updates on HAB events, and aid in understanding the timing, extent, and impact of these events on humans as well as the ecosystem. Information is available in a map viewer, time-series charts and table views. Data is available to download in text file formats. 

Shore Stations

Real-Time Observations

CeNCOOS provides near real-time observations of water conditions at the shore throughout central and northern California. Access these observations by clicking a marker on the map or a station link above.

Intertidal Observations

Two intertidal stations provide non-real-time temperature and fluorescence data at the shoreline. For more details see the intertidal station pages linked on the left.

Data Access

Data is available for download through the CeNCOOS Data Portal.

As always, data is directly accessible from the data provider. Links to data provider sites are included under each station's Download Data tab.

Guide to the shore station section

CeNCOOS provides near real-time observations of water conditions at the shore throughout central and northern California. Access these observations and find out more about each shore station on the individual station pages in this section.

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