Dumont d'Urville Antarctic Station

Like other French Southern and Antarctic sites, the Dumont d'Urville Antarctic Station in the Southern Indian Ocean has carried out several sea level observation surveys. These surveys have been studied to build a series linked to the same vertical reference.


Monthly sea level at Dumont d'Urville from 1950 until 2006. The red line indicates the linear trend estimates (Testut et al. 2008). Cliquer sur la figure pour l'agrandir



Marégraphe temporaire installé en Terre Adélie lors d'une mission hydrographique (Source SHOM/GHO, 1960). Cliquer sur la figure pour l'agrandir




Last updated: 12/12/2012

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List of programs, projects and reconstructions of tide gauge data