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Seafloor Mapping Mission Part 2: Hawai‘i Island

By John Rooney Our seafloor mapping mission began in early May with underwater video and photographic surveys of coral reef habitats along the shores of West Maui, as documented in Seafloor Mapping Mission: Maui. The second part of this mission, … Continue reading

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Humpback Whales in the Marianas

by Marie Hill, Allan Ligon, Adam Ü, and Amanda Bradford The Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center’s Cetacean Research Program returned to Saipan in the Marianas during February-March 2015 to look for humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae).  We have known that they occur … Continue reading

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