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Successful Rose Atoll Marine National Monument and American Samoa Ecosystem and Fisheries Research Prioritization Workshop

Over 30 representatives from American Samoa including resource managers, scientists and local community members met for two days (May 26-27, 2015) in Utulei, American Samoa to share knowledge about past, current and future marine research in the American Samoa Archipelago. … Continue reading

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Leaving Johnston Atoll waters: PIFSC SE-13-07 “Deep -7” Bottomfish research expedition blog

Aloha to the Pacific Remote Island Marine National Monument waters of Johnston Atoll. The sampling objectives have been accomplished and the scientists and crew onboard the NOAA Ship Oscar Elton Sette and are heading home. The bird colony (comprised mainly … Continue reading

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All in a day’s work: PIFSC SE-13-07 “Deep -7” Bottomfish research expedition blog.

The bottomfish research expedition is progressing along nicely and the work is keeping the scientists very busy. The day begins early as the crew meet to discuss the day’s bottomfish sampling locations. The small boats are then deployed to commence … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) SE-13-07 “Deep -7” Bottomfish research expedition blog

On Sunday August 18th 2013 scientists aboard the NOAA Ship Oscar Elton Sette departed Ford Island Hawaii (NOAA’s soon to be new home) en route to waters of Johnston Atoll. This research expedition will be engaged in a 19-day research … Continue reading

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