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IOC-GLOSS-PRSN Caribbean Training Course for Operators of Sea Level Stations


Event Type Workshop
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2008-06-23 - End: 2008-06-27
Location , Puerto Rico Seimic Network Call Box 900, Mayaguez, United States
Short Title Caribbean Training Course for Operators of Sea Level Stations
Summary This report provides a summary of the IOC/GLOSS IOC-GLOSS-PRSN Caribbean Training Course for Operators of Sea Level Stations, which took place from June 23-27, 2008 in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico. The purpose of the course was to provide the sea level station operators in the region lectures and hands on training on the science and operations of sea level stations for tsunami and other coastal hazards warning purposes. It also considered the proposed IOCARIBE-GOOS partnership that promotes development and sustainability of the Caribbean Sea level array and its integration into the Caribbean Tsunami and Other Coastal Hazards Warning System. The report also provides an overview of methods and materials used for sea level observations, reports of national and regional sea level initiatives, and a set of recommendations concerning sea level activities in the region.
Keywords tsunami, CARIBE EWS, sea level, GLOSS
INDIVIDUALS INVOLVED

Event Entered By Adi KAKODKAR
Organisers Bernardo ALIAGA ROSSEL (contact for CARIBE EWS)
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Group(s): IOC , GOOS , Capacity Development , Tsunami
Created: 2008-05-05 22:13:13
Last Updated: 2013-06-14 14:42:54