Welcome to the home page of the Ocean Sciences Section of the AGU

The OS section welcomes members whose primary interests are marine related. We organize ourselves into four broad categories, biological oceanography, marine chemistry, marine geology and geophysics and physical oceanography. Read more.

News and announcements

  • 2016 Fall Meeting

    Posted 03/08/16

    Meeting website

  • Ocean Sciences Meeting

    Posted 12/23/15

    Ocean Sciences Meeting 2016. 21-26 Feb 2016, New Orleans – is finished. Make plans for […]

  • 2015 OS Honorees

    Posted 07/14/15

    Hearty congratulations to all 2015 honorees from the OS Section! All of our honorees will […]

  • Section Newsletters

    Posted 04/13/15

    Read the OS Section President’s newsletters January 2016 April 2015 December 2014 October 2014 August […]

  • AGU Elections

    Posted 10/15/14

    AGU 2014 Election Election results for the OS Section (AGU Elections Page) President-elect: Eileen Hofmann […]

Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Zhantang Xu, Shuibo Hu, Guifen Wang, Jun Zhao, Yuezhong Yang, Wenxi Cao, Peng Lu

Quantitative estimates of particulate matter (PM) concentration in sea ice using remote sensing data is helpful for [...]

- Ming Feng, Xuebin Zhang, Peter Oke, Didier Monselesan, Matthew Chamberlain, Richard Matear, Andreas Schiller

Ocean boundary currents, transporting water masses and marine biota along the coastlines, are important for regiona [...]

- Zeting Lu, Lijing Cheng, Jiang Zhu, Renping Lin

Salinity is a key ocean state property, changes in which reveal the variation of the water cycle and the ocean ther [...]

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