Spar buoy
10 foot Spar Buoy model in 8 inch waves at Shoal Bay Anguilla.
Special mark
A Special Mark, as defined by the International Association of Lighthouse Authorities, is a sea mark used in maritime pilotage. It is recognisable by its yellow colour and X, (often referred to as a S...
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Research Moored Array for African-Asian-Australian Monsoon Analysis and Prediction
The Research Moored Array for African-Asian-Australian Monsoon Analysis and Prediction, also known as RAMA, is a system of moored observation buoys in the Indian Ocean that collects meteorological and...
Sea mark
A sea mark, also seamark and navigation mark, is a form of aid to navigation and pilotage aid which identifies the approximate position of a maritime channel, hazard and administrative area to allow b...
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Weather buoy
Weather buoys are instruments which collect weather and ocean data within the world's oceans, as well as aid during emergency response to chemical spills, legal proceedings, and engineering design. M...
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GPS intelligent buoys
GPS intelligent buoy (GIB) systems may be classified as inverted LBL devices where the transducers are installed on GPS equipped sonobuoys that are either drifting or moored. GIBs may be used in conj...
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Isolated danger mark
An Isolated Danger Mark, as defined by the International Association of Lighthouse Authorities, is a sea mark used in maritime pilotage to indicate a hazard to shipping such as a partially submerged r...
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Lanby buoy
Lanby buoy is a contraction of Large Automatic Navigation BuoY. Lanby buoys were originally made by Hawker Siddeley Dynamics and were used from the 1970s onwards. The buoys are intended to replace lig...
Colourmark
ColourMark is a floating navigation marker designed by Don Lang Design to fit on a steel or timber pile. The intent is to clearly mark the piles to prevent impact. The first 12 ColourMarks were insta...
Lateral mark
A lateral buoy, lateral post or lateral mark, as defined by the International Association of Lighthouse Authorities, is a sea mark used in maritime pilotage to indicate the edge of a channel.Each mark...
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Maascenter
Maascenter is an important navigation point for ships entering the Port of Rotterdam. In principle Maascenter is a buoy before the coast of Rotterdam, Netherlands.Another important buoy in the neighbo...
Prediction and Research Moored Array in the Atlantic
The Prediction and Research Moored Array in the Atlantic, also known as PIRATA, is a system of moored observation buoys in the tropical Atlantic Ocean which collect meteorological and oceanographic da...
Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System
Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System (CBIBS) is a network of observational buoys that are deployed throughout the Chesapeake Bay to observe the estuary's changing conditions and to serve as way poi...
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Self-locating datum marker buoy
A self-locating datum marker buoy (SLDMB) is a drifting surface buoy designed to measure surface ocean currents. The design is based on those of the Coastal Ocean Dynamics Experiment (CODE) and Davis...
Cardinal mark
A cardinal mark is a sea mark (a buoy or other floating or fixed structure) used in maritime pilotage to indicate the position of a hazard and the direction of safe water.Cardinal marks indicate the d...
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Buoy
A buoy (/ˈbɔɪ/, also /ˈbwɔɪ/ or /ˈbuːiː/) is a floating device that can have many purposes. It can be anchored (stationary) or allowed to drift with the sea wave. The word, of Old French or Middle Du...
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International Arctic Buoy Program
The International Arctic Buoy Program is headquartered at the Polar Science Center, Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington, in Seattle, Washington, United States. The program's objectiv...
Safe water mark
A Safe Water Mark, as defined by the International Association of Lighthouse Authorities, is a sea mark used in maritime pilotage to indicate the end of a channel. It usually implies that open, deep ...
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Spar buoy
A spar buoy is a tall, thin buoy that floats upright in the water and is characterized by a small water plane area and a large mass. Because they tend to be stable ocean platforms, spar buoys are pop...
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Weather station
A weather station is a facility, either on land or sea, with instruments and equipment for measuring atmospheric conditions to provide information for weather forecasts and to study the weather and cl...
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