National Oceanographic Database (NODB)

All data series

Deploying a Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science SmartBuoy during a Coastal Observatory cruise
Deploying a Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science SmartBuoy during a Coastal Observatory cruise ©

This index provides access to all data series held in our National Oceanographic Database (NODB), a collection of marine data sets maintained by BODC, originating from a wide range of organisations. Parameter categories include, for example

Currently, the NODB index includes 88122 data series from 148 different organisations.

An interactive map is provided below to enable you to assess the NODB data holdings before entering our data request area. Within our data request area you will be able to build your search, select data series, modify your selection and opt to receive the data as BODC netCDF, ASCII or Ocean Data View (ODV) format before adding data to your basket. After checkout, the data you selected will be auto-prepared and made available for you to download.

Proceed to the series data request area.

The interactive map

The interactive map displays all data series within the NODB. Most data are available immediately, some may require that we negotiate their release and others are currently restricted for the use by the originator and/or to a project.

The interactive map displays data series which

 
Map tools
Zoom in icon        Zoom in        Zoom into an area on the map, by either
  1. Left clicking the mouse on a single point on the map. A new map is displayed, zoomed in and centred on the chosen point.
  2. Clicking and dragging a rectangular box around the area you're interested in. A new map with a larger scale will be displayed.
Zoom out icon       Zoom out        Click or drag a rectangle on the map to zoom out.
Pan icon        Pan        Click on the map, drag and drop the cursor to pan to another part of the map that is outside the current view.
Zoom to full extent icon        Zoom to full extent        Zoom out to the full geographic extent of the map.
Zoom to full extent icon        Zoom to previous extent        Zoom to the previous geographic extent of the map.
Toggle dms format        Toggle dms format        Toggle the display of the cursor position between degrees minutes and seconds and decimal degrees.
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