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    • 2017 U.S. Underwater Glider Workshop Report, January 18-19, 2017 

      Baltes, Becky; Barth, Jack; Glenn, Scott; Kirkpatrick, Barbara; Legler, David; Mensi, Bryan; Rainville, Luc; Rudnick, Dan; Thompson, Andrew (Interagency Ocean Observation Committee, Washington, DC, 2017)
      Autonomous underwater gliders provide an advanced and cost-effective mechanism for collecting essential oceanographic data at spatial and temporal scales that help the United States achieve critical research and operational ...
    • 2020-2021 Best practices guide for minimizing marine life entanglement. 

      California Dungeness Crab Fishing Gear Working Group (California Ocean Protection Council, Sacramento, CA, 2019)
      Whale and sea turtle entanglements are a concern for fishermen, the public, California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), Ocean Protection Council and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). The California ...
    • 8th EGO Meeting & International Glider Workshop Meeting Summary. 

      LaCour, Benjamin; George, Andrew; Landeen, Emily; Wallace, Emily; Rome, Nicholas; deYoung, Brad; Howden, Stephan; Desai, Kruti (U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System, Siver Spring, MD, 2019)
      The goal of the 8th EGO Meeting and International Glider Workshop, held May 21-23, 2019, was to strengthen international collaboration through community dialogue, exchanges of information, sharing of experiences, and ...
    • Aanderaa Oxygen Optodes: Best Practices for Maintaining High Data Quality. 

      Aanderaa Data Instruments AS (Aanderaa Data Instruments AS, Bergen, Norway, 2018)
      This document gives recommendations on field adjustments of oxygen optodes. Done correctly a one or two-point adjustment of an optode will give it almost the same accuracy as when it was factory calibrated. By following ...
    • ACCESS climate data management. 

      Godøy, Øystein; Saadatnejad, Bard (2017)
      Building on achievements and experience gained through the EU project DAMOCLES and international data management during the International Polar Year, ACCESS, data management was implemented using the same platform as used ...
    • Acoustic target classification. 

      Korneliussen, Rolf J. (International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES), Copenhagen, Denmark, 2018)
      Data are collected from a variety of acoustic systems in many countries to address a range of ecosystem monitoring and stock management objectives. A key step in the analysis of fisheries acoustics ...
    • Acquisition and analysis of remote sensing imagery of harmful algal blooms. 

      Kudela, Raphael M.; Stumpf, Richard P.; Petrov, Peter (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, Paris, France, 2017)
      Remote sensing was long considered an obvious tool for studying the distribution of harmful algal bloom (HAB) organisms over larger spatial and shorter time scales than is possible with ship-based sampling (Tester et al. ...
    • Acquisition of Long-Term Monitoring Images near the Deep Seafloor by Edokko Mark I. Version 1, 28 Feb 2017. 

      Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Yokosuka-city, Kanagawa, Japan, 2017)
    • Adapting open-source drone autopilots for real-time iceberg observations. 

      Carlson, Daniel F.; Rysgaarda, Søren (2018)
      Drone autopilots are naturally suited for real-time iceberg tracking as they measure position and orientation (pitch, roll, and heading) and they transmit these data to a ground station. We powered an ArduPilot Mega ...
    • Adding Oxygen to Argo: Developing a Global In Situ Observatory for Ocean Deoxygenation and Biogeochemistry. 

      Gruber, Nicolas; Doney, Scott C.; Emerson, Steven R.; Gilbert, Denis; Kobayashi, Taiyo; Körtzinger, Arne; Johnson, Gregory C.; Johnson, Kenneth S.; Riser, Stephen C.; Ulloa, Osvaldo (European Space Agency, Paris, France, 2010)
      We propose to add dissolved oxygen sensors to the Argo (Global array of free-drifting profiling floats)float program in order to determine, on a global-scale, seasonal to decadal time-scale ...
    • Advances in the Applications of Marine Climatology - the dynamic part of the WMO Guide to the Applications of Marine Climatology (Rev. 1, June 2005). 

      Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 2005)
      The CLIMAR99-WMO International Workshop on Advances in Marine Climatology, took place in September 1999 in Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada, and was hosted by the Meteorological Service of Canada, with additional ...
    • Advancing Citizen Science for Coastal and Ocean Research. 

      French, Veronica; Kellett, Paula; Delany, Jane; McDonough, Niall (European Marine Board, Ostend, Belgium, 2017)
      Citizen Science is an approach which involves members of the public in gathering scientific data and, in more advanced cases, also involves them in the analysis of such data and in the design of scientific research. ...
    • Advancing coastal ocean modelling, analysis, and prediction for the US Integrated Ocean Observing System. 

      Wilkin, John; Rosenfeld, Leslie; Allen, Arthur; Baltes, Rebecca; Baptista, Antonio; He, Ruoying; Hogan, Patrick; Kurapov, Alexander; Mehra, Avichal; Quintrell, Josie; Schwab, David; Signell, Richard; Smith, Jane (2017)
      This paper outlines strategies that would advance coastal ocean modelling, analysis and prediction as a complement to the observing and data management activities of the coastal components of the US Integrated Ocean ...
    • Advancing Marine Biological Observations and Data Requirements of the Complementary Essential Ocean Variables (EOVs) and Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) Frameworks. 

      Muller-Karger, Frank E.; Miloslavich, Patricia; Bax, Nicholas J.; Simmons, Samantha; Costello, Mark J.; Pinto, Isabel Sousa; Canonico, Gabrielle; Turner, Woody; Gill, Michael; Montes, Enrique; Best, Benjamin D.; Pearlman, Jay; Halpin, Patrick; Dunn, Daniel; Benson, Abigail; Martin, Corinne S.; Weatherdon, Lauren V.; Appeltans, Ward; Provoost, Pieter; Klein, Eduardo; Kelble, Christopher R.; Miller, Robert J.; Chavez, Francisco P.; Iken, Katrin; Chiba, Sanae; Obura, David; Navarro, Laetitia M.; Pereira, Henrique M.; Allain, Valerie; Batten, Sonia; Benedetti-Checchi, Lisandro; Duffy, J. Emmett; Kudela, Raphael M.; Rebelo, Lisa-Maria; Shin, Yunne; Geller, Gary (2018)
      Measurements of the status and trends of key indicators for the ocean and marine life are required to inform policy and management in the context of growing human uses of marine resources, coastal development, and climate ...
    • Advancing Observation of Ocean Biogeochemistry, Biology, and Ecosystems With Cost-Effective in situ Sensing Technologies. 

      Wang, Zhaohui Aleck; Moustahfid, Hassan; Mueller, Amy V.; Michel, Anna P. M.; Mowlem, Matthew; Glazer, Brian T.; Mooney, T. Aran; Michaels, William; McQuillan, Jonathan S.; Robidart, Julie C.; Churchill, James; Sourisseau, Marc; Daniel, Anne; Schaap, Allison; Monk, Sam; Friedman, Kim; Brehmer, Patrice (2019)
      Advancing our understanding of ocean biogeochemistry, biology, and ecosystems relies on the ability to make observations both in the ocean and at the critical boundaries between the ocean and other earth systems at relevant ...
    • African Marine Litter Monitoring Manual. 

      Barnardo, Toshka; Ribbink, Anthony (African Marine Waste Network, Sustainable Seas Trust, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 2020)
      Universally, concerns are mounting over the ubiquitous increase in plastic in waterways and oceans of the world. It is commonly stated that about 80% of plastic waste enters the seas from land-based sources, of which ...
    • Air Oxygen Calibration of Oxygen Optodes on a Profiling Float Array. 

      Johnson, Kenneth S.; Plant, Joshua N.; Riser, Stephen C.; Gilbert, Denis (2015)
      Aanderaa optode sensors for dissolved oxygen show remarkable stability when deployed on profiling floats, but these sensors suffer from poor calibration because of an apparent drift during storage (storage drift). It has ...
    • Algal biomass pretreatment in Seawater Reverse Osmosis. 

      Dixon, Mike B.; Boerlage, Siobhan F.E.; Voutchkov, Nikolay; Henderson, Rita; Wilf, Mark; Zhu, Ivan; Assiyeh Alizadeh Tabatabai, S.; Amato, Tony; Resosudarmo, Adhikara; Pearce, Graeme K.; Kennedy, Maria; Schippers, Jan C.; Winters, Harvey (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, Paris, France, 2017)
      Harmful algal blooms (HABs) can result in a substantial increase in the organic and solids load in the seawater feed to be treated at a desalination plant. In this chapter, the removal of this material is addressed in ...
    • Algal issues in seawater desalination. 

      Hess, Philipp; Villacorte, Loreen O.; Dixon, Mike B.; Boerlage, Siobhan F.E.; Anderson, Donald M.; Kennedy, Maria D.; Schippers, Jan C. (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, Paris, France, 2017)
      Once harmful algal blooms (HABs) reach a desalination plant, they can cause significant operational issues and potential health concerns for consumers. These issues stem from two factors – first, the algal cells produce ...