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​Deep Water Buoy Replaced off Gran Canaria Coast

Deep Water Buoy Replaced off Gran Canaria Coast

A team from Puertos del Estado this week sailed to Agaete to replace one of the two deep water buoys it has in these coastal waters, which obtain information from the ocean. The replacement buoy is fixed at a depth of 7 metres underwater, which emits data through sensors relating to currents, salinity and water temperature.

These buoys form a complex monitoring and forecasting system for the marine environment that provides useful, real-time information for port authorities and for anyone who wants it, since it is information freely available to all citizens through the Puertos del Estado website.

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