MISSION

Observe, understand, and increase awareness of our coastal ocean - promoting knowledge, economic and environmental health through strong regional partnerships.

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SECOORA Develops New Observing Network with Low-Cost Webcams

August 31, 2020

SECOORA Develops New Observing Network with Low-Cost Webcams

SECOORA was recently awarded a $1.1 million grant to launch a sustained network of low-cost webcams throughout the Southeast, which will build off of the successful pilot project, the Web Camera Applications Testbed. To accomplish this, standardized data processing and management methodology will be established to provide stakeholders actionable information from webcam video.

SECOORA

The Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association (SECOORA) works with stakeholders within the four southeastern states – North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida – to monitor our coasts and ocean. SECOORA provides coastal and oceanographic data and products to communities, state and Federal agencies, and industries within the region.

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September 18, 2020

Tribute to Dr. George Maul – A Leader in Oceanography

Tribute to Dr. George Maul - A Leader in Oceanography

It is with a heavy heart we report George August Maul, a leader in oceanography and SECOORA, passed away Wednesday, September 16.

Dr. Maul was instrumental to the success of SECOORA. As a founding member, he brought not only expertise but an unfailingly kind and respectful demeanor. He helped lead SECOORA to where we are today – serving on our Board for a total of 12 years. During that time, he served as SECOORA chair, Treasurer and in other leadership roles.

September 4, 2020

Welcome New Member Navocean

Welcome New Member Navocean

“Navocean is excited to join SECOORA and work with them to get our data into the hands of researchers and stakeholders. We are also looking forward to working with SECOORA and our regional science and research partners to ensure Quality Control / Quality Assurances on our data.” – Scott Duncan, Founder and President of Navocean

September 1, 2020

Request for Proposals to Enhance Regional Ocean Data Sharing

Request for Proposals to Enhance Regional Ocean Data Sharing

SECOORA is soliciting proposals that focus on geospatial data required by states and regional organizations in addressing coastal and ocean management issues.

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