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Exploring Reef Fish Abundance, Mobile Predator Presence, and Unexplored Mesophotic Habitats around Guam using Baited Remote Underwater Video Stations (BRUVs)

Submitted by Louise Giuseffi, Joe O’Malley and Jake Asher NOAA Scientists Jake Asher, Jamie Barlow, and Louise Giuseffi conducted 160 baited remote underwater video stations (BRUVs) deployments from the NOAA research vessel Oscar Elton Sette during the Guam Insular Fish Research … Continue reading

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Survey of mesophotic coral reefs completed in the Manu`a Islands, American Samoa

Scientists Marie Ferguson, Jeremy Taylor, and John Rooney from the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) and Tee Jay Letalie of the American Samoa Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources (DMWR) recently completed an 18-day project to survey habitats and … Continue reading

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Mapping cruise to study coral reefs of Manu`a Islands, American Samoa

Scientists from the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) and American Samoa Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources (DMWR) are about to embark on a 13-day research cruise to map and characterize the coral reef ecosystems around the Manu`a Islands … Continue reading

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