ORCA Project Overview
Minimum Oxygen Levels:
Hansville (North): near-hypoxic.
Carr Inlet: near-hypoxic.
Surface pH Levels
Carr Inlet: Sep 29 2016 pH: 8.16547 Pt Wells: Sep 09 2016 pH: 7.82122
Since its deployment in 2000, the ORCA system has provided a near-continual stream of high-resolution water quality data from locations in the Puget Sound, Washington State. There are currently 6 mooring systems deployed, spread throughout Puget Sound and Hood Canal.