The Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology

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  MPERSS

   Marine Pollution Emergency Response Support System for the high seas

 

 

 

Marine Pollution Incident (MPI) AREA IX

The Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea and Persian Gulf, north of Area VIII.

AMOC : Saudi Arabia

Contact point

Tel:
Fax:
Email:

Website: www.mepa.org.sa
Operational contact point (24 h)

Tel:
Fax:
Email:

Supporting Services

Bahrein

Other relevant contact points

None

Marine Pollution Emergency Response Authority

 

Marine pollution transport model available under MPERSS

Type of pollution model  
Name of model  
References  
Free  
Input (pollutant data)  
Input (Environmental data)  
Trajectory algorithm: Wind  
Trajectory algorithm: Current  
Trajectory algorithm: Waves (generation method, effect on advection)  
Fate algorithm: evaporation, emulsification...  
Model Validation  
Application area  
Real-time response capacity  

MPERSS trials

Date(s) and period(s) of trials Brief summary of results
   

Actual marine pollution emergencies

Date(s) and duration(s) of incidents Brief summary of results
   

 

(Last Updated: 09-08-2007)

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