U.S. IOOS Data

A primary focus of U.S. IOOS is integration of, and expedited access to, ocean observation data for improved decision making. The Data Management and Communication (DMAC) subsystem of U.S. IOOS serves as a central mechanism for integrating all existing and projected data sources.

Contribute Your Data


Guidance for
Becoming an
IOOS Data Provider

Document Archive



Specification & Software

Data Integration Project








Contact Us

For general inquiries about DMAC projects contact: data.ioos@noaa.gov

Technical forum

If you would like to participate in discussions related to data management of ocean observations sign up for the ioos_tech mailing list.

IOOS System Status

Notifications of changes to registered IOOS data access services, such as the NDBC and CO-OPS SOS servers, are sent to the
[ ioos.system.status@noaa.gov ] list.
If you would like to receive these notifications, please send a request to data.ioos@noaa.gov.