ARGO, the Integrated Approach
Dean Roemmich(1) and John Gould(2)
Scripps Institute of Oceanography,
9500 Gilman Drive,
La Jolla,California 92095-0230,
(2) National Oceanography Centre, U. Southampton, Empress Dock, Southampton, SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom
An overview of the ARGO programme, which strives to be a
mainstay of integrated global observation efforts.
Its philosophy, resources, methods, and community will be presented.