The ENSO Signal
The ENSO Signal – Issue 13, January 2000

ENSO Information on the Web

Centro Nacional de Acuicultura e Investigaciones Marinas
The National Center for Agriculture and Marine Investigations in Ecuador covers many aspects of El Niño impacts. In Spanish.
Experimental Long-Lead Forecast Bulletin
This Bulletin, issued quarterly by the Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies (COLA), is intended as an opportunity to present experimental forecasts with a long lead time. The forecasts are mainly intended for the surface climate in the United States, such as a forecast of winter U.S. surface temperature 6 months or a year in advance.
El Niño/La Niña Central
The Climate Prediction Center (CPC) provides El Niño/La Niña current outlook information, SST and temperature forecasts.
El Niño/La Niña Watch
This page presents images and news releases based on observations of the El Niño/La Niña phenomenon in the Pacific Ocean by the U.S./French TOPEX/Poseidon and other NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Adminstration)/ JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) satellites and instruments.
El Niño – Southern Oscillation (ENSO) Home Page
NOAA's Office of Global Programs aims to provide a one-stop source for ENSO information here.
El Niño Theme Page
Designed to improve detection, understanding,and prediction of El Niño, the TAO array consists of approximately 70 moorings in the tropical Pacific Ocean. Plenty of information here.
El Niño Visualizations
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center provides images, movies, and other visualizations of the ENSO cycle.
This Brazilian web site has a report from the Commission on El Niño (in Portuguese).
La Niña Home Page
ESIG's compilation of information about La Niña events, with impacts, forecasts, data sources, and links.
The Long Paddock
El Niño information for Australian agriculture produced by the Climate Impacts and Natural Resources Systems, Resources Sciences Centre.
NOAA El Niño Home Page
NOAA has primary responsibilities for providing forecasts to the nation, and for observations and research.
Centro de Predicción Numérica del Tiempo y Clima
This Spanish Web site for the Instituto Geofisica del Peru has satellite images, as well as climate and temperature forecasts.
Coastal Erosion from El-Niño Winter Storms
The US Geological Survey as part of its Coastal and Marine Program is taking aerial photos to assess coastal erosion from severe storms.
European Coastal Association For Science And Technology
A Web site of subjects relating to the protection, development, and management of the coastal zone, providing a network for scientific and technical cooperation within and outside Europe.

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