Tag: Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System

New wave buoy off Pearl Harbor to measure ocean conditions

New wave buoy off Pearl Harbor to measure ocean conditions

June 9, 2017  |  Comments
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Currents data, along with wave information, will help to enhance marine safety, navigation and harbor operations on Oʻahu’s south shore.

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UH at the forefront of king tides and sea-level rise research

UH at the forefront of king tides and sea-level rise research

May 26, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The public has the opportunity to get involved documenting high water levels and related impacts through the King Tides “citizen science” project.

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Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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The upcoming peak astronomic tides of the year, known as “king tides,” will occur around May 26, June 23 and July 21.

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UH Mānoa receives funding to evaluate ocean observing technologies

UH Mānoa receives funding to evaluate ocean observing technologies

October 18, 2016  |  Comments
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Researchers at the Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology and Department of Oceanography have been awarded over $1 million to test and evaluate technology used to observe aquatic ecosystems.

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New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

August 29, 2016  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System has launched a new website to further their mission to empower ocean users, decision-makers and stakeholders across the Pacific Islands.

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<abbr>NOAA</abbr> continues to support coastal and ocean observing in the Pacific Islands

NOAA continues to support coastal and ocean observing in the Pacific Islands

June 23, 2016  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System awarded more than $2.75 million to to enhance and sustain coastal and ocean observing efforts throughout the U.S. Pacific Islands region.

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Shark study helps explain higher incidence of encounters off Maui

Shark study helps explain higher incidence of encounters off Maui

May 19, 2016  |  2 Comments
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The research suggests awareness is best way to avoid shark bites.

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Ritidian Point wave buoy redeployed to serve Guam communities

Ritidian Point wave buoy redeployed to serve Guam communities

July 21, 2015  |  Comments
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PacIOOS redeploys wave buoy outside of Ritidian Point to measure wave height, direction, temperature and more.

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New tool forecasts high sea levels and potential flooding on Kwajalein Atoll

New tool forecasts high sea levels and potential flooding on Kwajalein Atoll

July 15, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System tool gives hourly updates of potential high sea levels and wave inundation for Kwajalein Atoll.

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Wave buoy back online to serve Northern Mariana Island communities

Wave buoy back online to serve Northern Mariana Island communities

July 1, 2015  |  Comments
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PacIOOS wave buoy redeployed off Tanapag, Saipan.

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