Where is the PAP site?
The Porcupine Abyssal Plain sustained observatory (PAP) is a heavily
instrumented area of the open ocean 350 miles southwest of Ireland and
in a water depth of 4800m. The instruments measure a wide variety of
properties of the environment above the water, within it and on the
seabed and much of the data is transmitted in real time to land via
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Find out more about PAP at the Eurosites pages.