SOFAR Wave Buoy
Deployed in Richardson Bay March 2, 2023
The Coastal Oceanography Group at the Bodega Marine Laboratory, in collaboration with the Innovation Center at Folsom Lake College, has deployed a Sofar wave buoy in Richardson Bay to collect wave height, direction and period, and wind speed and direction.
The buoy has been deployed in the southern boundary of the Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary (RBAC). This buoy will be deployed seasonally during March 2023 –April/May 2024, further deployment dates, TBD.