DEEP: Hypoxia Maps - Summer 1997

Dissolved Oxygen Maps for Summer 1997

In the summer of 1997 six surveys were conducted between June 27 and September 5.  The maximum area affected by Hypoxia during this time was only 77 square kilometers ( 30 square miles). The entire hypoxic event lasted for 48 days from July 27 to September 12.

(Select map below to link to a larger image)

{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for June 27-30, 1997}

June 27-30, 1997
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for July 8-9, 1997}

July 8-9, 1997
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for July 22-24, 1997}

July 22-24, 1997
 
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for August 4-7, 1997}

August 4-7, 1997
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for August 19-22, 1997}

August 19-22, 1997
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for September 2-5, 1997}

September 2-5, 1997

Long Island Sound Water Quality Monitoring