Sustainable Ocean Modelling Initiative: A South African Approach

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Our ocean models are naturally bound by geographic coordinates. Explore our catalogue of offerings in 3D. Click on regions of interest to explore model features and advanced 3D data visualizations

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SAEON curates high-resolution bathymetry data along with ocean-current forecasts and hindcasts. Explore our publicly accessible datasets available for download or directly via our public OPeNDAP THREDDS server

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