Author Archives: Holly Kent

The Lower Cook Inlet Buoy is Back

The buoy is again providing real-time wave data critical to safe boating and recreational fishing in lower Cook Inlet. Continue reading

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AOOS Director Testifies in House Subcommittee

AOOS Director Molly McCammon was asked to testify in Washington DC June 7 by Alaska Congressman Don Young. Continue reading

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Lower Cook Inlet Wave Buoy Down

We want to let you know the buoy is currently down due to a dead battery and will be pulled from the water for maintenance and battery replacement. Continue reading

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First Look at Yukon Chinook Run Timing

An advisory has been issued for harvesters, managers and the public about how spring weather conditions may impact the timing of the Chinook salmon run on the Yukon River delta. The initial forecast is for an earlier than average timing for the … Continue reading

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Axiom Data Science Metadata Workshop

Axiom Data Science will be holding a Metadata workshop and two metadata office hour sessions during the upcoming Alaska Marine Science Symposium. Drop-in to find out how to organize and/or document your dataset and ask specific questions of the experts! Continue reading

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2nd Alaska Coastal Mapping Summit

Federal mapping agencies are working together to coordinate U.S. coastal survey efforts. We want to work with you! You’re invited to join us at the 2nd Alaska Coastal Mapping Summit where we will discuss long-term mapping data requirements, near-term acquisition … Continue reading

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BOEM 2019 Environmental Studies Plan

BOEM is beginning to formulate its FY2019 Environmental Studies Development Plan covering all BOEM energy and minerals activities, and invites your input in identifying potential study ideas for consideration on Alaska, Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico and Pacific OCS areas. Continue reading

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Animal Telemetry Network (ATN) Workshop

The ATN workshop is being hosted by the Alaska Ocean Observing System in Anchorage fro December 5-6, 2017 at the downtown Marriott. The first day is being webcast.

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AOOS Position Open for Alaskan Coastal Mapping Strategist

This position is based in Anchorage and works directly with the Alaska Geospatial Council, the federal Interagency Working Group on Ocean and Coastal Mapping, AOOS, and additional partners to develop a comprehensive plan for coastal mapping in Alaska. Application deadline is 8am November 27,2017. Continue reading

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Climate Science Special Report Released

The completed Climate Science Special Report (a.k.a. NCA4 Vol. I) was released on November 1, 2017 Continue reading

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