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Ocean Discoveries: 2012 Nancy Foster Mapping Mission/Day 17 – Final Day of Science

By Alicia Clarke The Last 24 Hours of Science After an afternoon spent successfully calibrating this fish acoustics sonar system, Laura Kracker and Erik Ebert started the last 12 hours of fish acoustic operations for the mission. The team deployed … Continue reading

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Ocean Discoveries: 2012 Nancy Foster Mapping Mission/Day 7 Part 2 – Fish Acoustics

By Chris Taylor NCCOS Blogger Biography: Dr. Chris Taylor is a research ecologist with NOAA’s Center for Coastal Fisheries and Habitat Research in Beaufort, North Carolina. In his research he uses underwater acoustic technologies (like fisheries sonar, fish-finding echo sounders, and multibeam sonar) … Continue reading

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Ocean Discoveries: 2012 Nancy Foster Mapping Mission/Day 2 – The Northeast Great Reserve and the Science Team

By Antares Ramos Álvarez, Entry 2 The Northeast Great Reserve Overview The Northeast Great Reserve is Puerto Rico’s first marine corridor, established by the PR Government as a protected on June 30th of 2011, covering around 9,932 acres of land and … Continue reading

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