NEPTUNE

Type of System: 
cabled
Location: 
Juan de Fuca, British Columbia
Human Activity: 
shipping
100 km
Natural Activity: 
geophysical
whales
Acoustics Operational: 
Yes
Frequency Bandwith: 
10 Hz-50 kHz hydrophones, 1 - 200 Hz seismometers, 360 s - 50 Hz seismometers
Directionality: 
omni
Time Synch/Precision: 
ms in use, 10 Ī¼s capable
Duty Cycle: 
continuous
Data Downloads: 
continuous
# Elements: 
5, 4, 5
Depth: 
100-3000 m (bottom)
Calibrated: 
No
Ancillary Data: 
CTD, ADCP, echo, cameras, chemical, BPR, fluorometer
Data Availability: 
open
Integration Possibility: 
Yes
Sponsor: 
CFI/Canada
Society Value: 
biodiversity
ecosystems
Installation Life Expectancy: 
2009 + decades