The Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System (CIOOS) is a powerful open-access platform for sharing information about the state of our ocean. CIOOS enables users to discover, access, visualize, and download ocean data, and is designed to be responsive to user needs. This nationally coordinated system supports ocean science and management and promotes collaborative opportunities among ocean sectors across Canada. CIOOS Pacific is the regional hub for ocean data aggregation on Canada’s west coast. Discover data assets in the map above by selecting the data type(s) of interest.

CIOOS Pacific Benefits

Fast, free, and easy access to standardized ocean data

Increased visibility for data assets

Ocean visualizations specific to regional needs

Regionally based expert staff ready to work with you

Increased coordination, collaboration, and transparency

Contribute to informed management of marine systems