barge with receive antenna


Chukchi Sea Surface Currents

uaf_logo Tom Weingartner, Rachel Potter, and Hank Statscewich
University of Alaska Fairbanks
School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences

6/15/2016 - The 2016 field season is in motion...slow motion, but forward nonetheless! Stay tuned for real-time surface currents in the next few weeks or so as we repair some wintertime damage and wait for the ice to recede.


Please contact us with questions or comments on any of the information contained in this web site.
Your observations and questions about what we are seeing are greatly appreciated!!
Special thanks to Point Lay, Wainwright, Barrow, Cully, Olgoonik, and UIC.


This project is funded by Shell Oil Company and the Alaska Ocean Observing System/U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System.


Past funders include the United States Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), the North Slope Borough/Shell Baseline Studies Program, ConocoPhillips Alaska, the Alaska Coastal Impact Assistance Program (CIAP), and the National Center for Island, Maritime, and Extreme Environment Security (CIMES).