Author Archives: pifscdirector

Coral research in main Hawaiian Islands: report

The Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center has published Cruise Report HA-13-04, Legs I and II. Personnel from the Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) of the NOAA Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, University of Hawai’i at Hilo, and San Diego State … Continue reading

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Update on PIFSC bottomfish research mission

Here’s an update on the on-going bottomfish research mission cited in our previous post.   SE1402 Progress Report_041514

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2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 26,000 times in 2013. If it were a … Continue reading

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Main Hawaiian Islands cooperative bottomfish research update

SE1306 Daily Report

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Kenji Motoyama, chief bosun, NOAA ship Oscar Elton Sette

Kenji Motoyama died last week in Honolulu. He was a friend to all of us who went to sea on the NOAA ships Townsend Cromwell and Oscar Elton Sette. A Sette blog wrote about Kenji 3 years ago as follows … Continue reading

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Marianas ecosystem science workshop

Marianas Trench Marine National Monument and Marianas Archipelago Ecosystem Science Implementation Workshop May 21-22, 2013  Saipan! NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Region, in coordination with natural resource agencies from the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) and Guam, is convening a 2-day … Continue reading

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