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North Sea System : The state of the North Sea 2005 - BSH-Report is online

  Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie, Hamburg•Rostock

The 2005 report on the state of the North Sea is now online.
The main findings of the study "North Sea System” are compiled within the chapters:

  • Atmospheric Physics:
    • (North Atlantic Oscillation - Weather types - Atmospheric pressure distribution - North Sea Wind - Storm - Air temperature and radiation)
  • Physical Oceanography:
    • (Currents - Waves - Sea level - Temperature - Salinity)
  • Marine Chemistry:
    • (Nutrients - Organic Pollutants - Metals - Radioactive substances)

The joint presentation of the results from these disciplines aims at a better, holistic understanding of the North Sea system. In order to make this accessible to a broader readership the report comprises a compilation of English summaries to each chapter. All figures and tables of the main sections come with English annotations and captions.

The report is available on the internet at:


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