DEEP: Hypoxia Maps - Summer 2001

Dissolved Oxygen Maps for Summer 2001

During the summer of 2001 seven surveys were conducted between June 21 and September 24, 2001.  Hypoxia affected a total of 14 stations all of which were located in the Western basin or the Narrows.  The maximum area affected by hypoxia was 344 square kilometers (133 square miles) which is below the average of 502 square kilometers (201 square miles).  The hypoxic event lasted a total of 66 days from July 10  to September 14 well above the 56 day average.

(Select  map below to link to a larger image)

{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for September 24, 2001}

September 24, 2001
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for September 4-10, 2001}

September 4-10, 2001
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for August 20-22, 2001}

August 20-22, 2001
 
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for August 6-9, 2001}

August 6-9, 2001
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for July 24-26, 2001}

July 24-26, 2001
{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for July 6-11, 2001}

July 6-11, 2001
 
 

 

{Link to larger image of hypoxia map for June 21-22, 2001}

June 21-22, 2001

Long Island Sound Water Quality Monitoring