The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands collected and deployed an oceanographic buoy in its oceanic observatory located in the North of the Canary Islands (ESTOC position) between the 22nd and the 26th of February 2019. The operation was realiased from the ship Ángeles Alvariño from IEO. The buoy is currently operating. (Data access)
The ESTOC observation initiative has been driven by the Spanish institutions PLOCAN, IEO, ULPGC, and the German MARUM-University of Bremen and GEOMAR.