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AOOS RFQ Biological Data Stewardship

The Alaska Ocean Observing System received $15,000 this year from the national Integrated Observing System (IOOS) program to advance IOOS Biology through biological data stewardship activities in the AOOS region, working with regional data providers to align biological datasets to the Darwin Core standard and make them available through ERDDAP servers and the AOOS and Marine Biodiversity Observing Network Portals. AOOS is especially interested in data that contributes to our AK Harmful Algal Bloom and Ocean Acidification Networks, as well as NMFS Integrated Ecosystem Assessments. Continue reading

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Axiom Data Science is recruiting for an Environmental Data Scientist

Axiom Data Science seeks an Environmental Data Scientist to join our existing team of professionals who are developing and applying the latest technical solutions to solve geoscientific data management challenges. This is a mid-level career opportunity for an individual who … Continue reading

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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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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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OA researchers connect with audiences in Cordova, Juneau, Anchorage and Seattle

Early winter has been a busy time for ocean acidification outreach in Alaska, where conversations about ocean acidification and engagement between researchers and the public took place in two communities, a school, a statewide conference, and a multi-state expo. 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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