Overview . Participant Contributions

Participant Contributions


PARTICIPANTS IABP PARTICIPANT CONTRIBUTIONS 1 2004-2007
2004-2005
2005-2006
2006-2007
Plans for
2007-2008
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
GERMANY
Deployed 2 met. Buoys, 1 ICEX-AIR, 3 Pole Track, ADP Deployed 2 met. Buoys, 1 ICEX-AIR, 1 Pole Track buoy at NABOS, ADP Deployed 4 met. buoys, ADP Deploy 2 met. buoys, deploy buoys from Polarstern, ADP
Christian Michelsen Research
NORWAY
  3 ICEXAIR buoys 4 ICEXAIR buoys 3 ICEXAIR buoys
Buoy research and production
Cold Regions Research and Engineering Lab 3 IMB buoys 5 IMB buoys 8 IMB buoys 5 IMB buoys (Collocated with ocean buoys)
Manufactured Ice Mass Balance (IMB) buoys through 2007. This technology has been transferred to Metocean.
Inegrated Science Data Management, Canada     Development of IPY DVD Development of IPY DVD
Data archive; IABP CDROM; IABP Monthly Inventories, Maps and Statistics (on web).
International Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks, U.S.A.   6 GPS buoys at the ADS deployed by the Healy and Oden 6 GPS buoys from the LSSL, 12 GPS buoys at the ADS deployed ICEX-07 Ice Camp. 6 buoys from Federov, and 3 GPS buoys from LSSL.
Partial funder of the US-IABP.
Japan Marine Science and Technology Center
JAPAN
1 JCAD buoy, ADP 2 JCAD buoy, 1 POPS buoy 1 POPS buoy 1 POPS buoy
Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC)
1 ICEX-AIR, deploy 1 CES and 1 IMB buoys for NIC. 4 ICEX-AIR, 1 MSC buoy, & deploy 1 IMB buoys for NIC. 7 ICEX-AIR, & deploy 4 buoys for NIC. 2 ICEX-AIR buoys, and deploy buoys from Eureka.
Chairs IABP, operates LUT, produces IABP brochures and promotional material, submits annual report for DBCP, deploys MSC and other Participants buoys via Twin Otter landing on ice.
National Ice Center / US-IABP
U.S.A.
3 ICEX-AIR buoys funded by NOAA OGP, 1 CES, & 1 IMB funded by NOAA NESDIS. 5 ICEX-AIR buoys, 1 IMB. 2 ICEX-AIR buoys, 5 SVP buoys, 1 IMB. 5 Ice Beacons from Healy, 3 Ice Beacons from Federov, 1 IMB from Polarstern.
Coordinates and represents the funding agencies of the US-Interagency Arctic Buoy Program (USIABP: IARC, NASA, NOAA NESDIS, NOAA ARO, NOAA OGP, NSF, ONR, USN, USCG). Funds the Coordinator of the IABP. Provides 3-7 ICEX-AIR, Metocean & IMB buoys/year, logistics support, and ADP.
Naval Oceanographic Office
U.S.A.
       
WHITE TRIDENT buoy deployments through August 2007. No WT flight has been planned for 2008.
Norwegian Polar Institute
NORWAY
ADP 1 ICEX-AIR, ADP.    
Norwegian Met Institute
NORWAY
1 ICEX-AIR, ADP, LUT 1 ICEX-AIR, ADP, LUT 1 ICEX-AIR, ADP, LUT 1 ICEX-AIR, ADP, LUT
Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, NOAA
U.S.A.
1 Weather Station, 1 Radiometer buoy at NPEO 1 Weather Station, 1 Radiometer buoy at NPEO 1 Weather Station, 1 Radiometer buoy at NPEO 1 Weather Station, 1 Radiometer buoy at NPEO
Polar Science Center, Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington
U.S.A.
Deployed buoys at NPEO, 2 IMB buoys Deployed buoys at NPEO, 2 IMB buoys Deployed buoys at NPEO, 2 IMB buoys. APL Ice Camp. Deploy buoys at NPEO, and 1 IMB from Polarstern.
Data Management and Coordination of the IABP. Research on/using buoy data. Co-manages the USIABP with NIC.
ROSHYDROMET/AARI
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Deploy 2 IMB buoy from NABOS cruise, NP-33. Deploy 2 IMB buoys from NABOS cruise, NP-34. Deploy 2 IMB buoys from NABOS, DAMOCLES cruises. Purchased 1 ITP, and deploys buoys from icebreakers. Deploy NP-35.
Service Argos
FRANCE and U.S.A.
Data Collection and support for meetings.
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
U.S.A.
ADP for IOEB Deployed 3 ITPs in Beaufort Gyre Deployed 1 ITP at the NPEO, and 3 ITPs in the Beaufort Gyre Deploy 3 ITPs in the Beaufort Gyre and build ITPs for DAMOCLES and AARI.
European Meteorological Network   2 ICEXAIR buoys, ADP 3 Metocean Ice Beacon & 4 SVP buoys, ADP ADP
World Climate Research Programme Travel support for some participants. Scientific advice.
Other Contributions to IABP1 2004-2007
United Kingdom Meteorological Office, United Kingdom ADP   ADP  
University of Hamburg     32 Metocean Calib & 5 XAN buoys with DAMOCLES ???
1  Contributions further the objectives of the IABP and are defined in the  Operating Principles of the IABP (Section 6.5.)

Acronyms:
   ADP = Argos Data Processing
   IMB = Ice Mass Balance Buoy
   LUT = Local User Terminal