Monthly Archives: September 2012

Fish assessment cruises in the main Hawaiian Islands: preliminary results from latest visual surveys

Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) staff members Danny Merritt, John Rooney, and Jacob Asher are participating in the PIFSC cruise SE-12-08 aboard the NOAA Ship Oscar Elton Sette, which left Honolulu on Sept. 22 for operations in the main Hawaiian … Continue reading

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Hawaii bottomfish research mission underway

SE1208 Daily Report 9/20/12 Research Project SE1208 began successfully on 9/19/12. The mission overview can be found at http://www.pifsc.noaa.gov/cruise/se1208.php. The three PIFG Cooperative Fishing Vessels and the Sea Engineering contract vessel RV Huki Pono began their transit to our survey … Continue reading

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NOAA climate change and ocean acidification instruments recovered in Kimbe Bay, Papua New Guinea

Scientists working for the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) returned to Honolulu today to conclude three weeks of activities in Kimbe Bay, Papua New Guinea. They recovered instrumentation and collected water samples and coral cores as part of a … Continue reading

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