The Brahan HF Radar Demonstration Project (http://www.thebrahanproject.com/) is a collaboration between Marine Scotland Science, Qualitas Remos, and others, to show the application of High Frequency (HF) Radar in Scottish waters. This data collection comprises the HF Radar measurements of currents and waves in the area around Orkney and Shetland. The data collected during the Brahan project is vast and a number of projects are ongoing to further explore features identified in this initial data exploration.
Data and Resources
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POLYGON ((-3.955078125 58.5625227285, -3.955078125 61.2279571767, 1.40625 61.2279571767, 1.40625 58.5625227285))
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2013-08-31 to 2014-08-30
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Radial and total current, and wave observations observed by HF Radar during the Brahan Demonstration project in various file formats (netCDF, image, ASCII) at hourly intervals. Electronic data only. Data coverage: 58 N to 61 N, and 005 W to 001 E (approx.), between 01-Sep-2013 0000 GMT and 08-Sep-2014 0700 GMT. 5 GB data in 77,130 files (2762 folders).
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Marine Scotland Science Enquiries
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