Ocean Science Towards Forecasting Indian Marine Living Resource Potential. (Project No. OLP1201)
To gain insights into working of a few important ecosystems on the continental shelf and slope off the coast of India through a combination of field observations, mesocosm experiments, and laboratory studies.
Improve our ability to simulate the physical system.
Develop tools for empirical prediction of the evolution of PFZs in open ocean.
Examine the potential impact of environmental changes on the inter-tidal and sub-tidal zones by conducting field observations and mesocosm experiments in these sensitive ecosystems.
Conduct a inter-disciplinary observational and modelling study of a representative sample of the estuaries of India.