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March 28, 2018

SOCAN March Newsletter

Southeast Ocean and Coastal Acidification Network (SOCAN) just sent out their March newsletter. Learn about a new OA monitoring station in Tampa Bay and more. Read it here!

March 22, 2018

Welcome New Members!

SECOORA is pleased to announce that two new members joined our organization – the Ocean Tracking Network and Coastal Studies Institute. SECOORA members influence and guide all our endeavors to help make us a trusted source for coastal ocean information in the southeast.

March 9, 2018

Buoys off the Carolinas Coast are Receiving Repairs after Hurricane Damage

In February, the SUN2Wave buoy located off the coast of Sunset Beach, NC was redeployed. It was damaged by the active 2017 hurricane season. The buoy provides bottom currents, surface currents, water temperature, and wave measurements. It communicates with a bottom mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) and data is transmitted every hour.

March 8, 2018

ICOOS Act Reauthorization Passes Unanimously in the Senate

Reauthorization of the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System (ICOOS) Act ensures uninterrupted collection and dissemination of ocean data and information. It also continues the innovative partnership between Federal and non-Federal regional partners that make up U.S. IOOS.

February 14, 2018

Webinar: Next Generation SECOORA Data Portal (v2.5)

Spend your lunch break learning about the new tools and capabilities on the SECOORA Beta Data Portal. Presenter: Stacey Buckelew, Director of Programs,  Axiom Data Science Date: February 27, 12 - 1 PM ET Reserve your spot now! Download the Flyer  

February 14, 2018

MTS Buoy Workshop 2018

Join Marine Technological Society (MTS) for the 12th MTS Buoy Workshop at the Michigan League, located on the University of Michigan Campus in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ‘Buoy Technology for the Oceans and Lakes’ will be focusing on making critical measurements offshore, and getting data from the oceans and lakes back to shore. Visit the meeting webpage to learn more.

February 1, 2018

West Florida Shelf and Tampa Bay Responses to Hurricane Irma: What Happened and Why

Join SECOORA for a webinar that analyzes the West Florida Continental Shelf's response to Hurricane Irma using a combination of in situ observations and numerical circulation models. Reserve your spot now! Download the Flyer

January 10, 2018

Vembu Subramanian Ocean Scholars Award

In remembrance of Vembu Subramanian - our friend and colleague - SECOORA is establishing an award for the next generation of ocean experts. Learn more on the webpage!

January 8, 2018

Data Challenge 2018 Announcement

SECOORA is looking to you – our next generation of coastal and ocean scientists, managers, decision makers, entrepreneurs - to help tell a story with data. Learn more on the SECOORA Data Challenge Webpage!

December 15, 2017

New Marine Science Position at Jacksonville University

Jacksonville University is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Biology and Marine Science for a tenure-track beginning August 2018, with an emphasis in physical oceanography. Must be qualified to teach introductory and advanced oceanography classes, with interest in working with sharks and other migratory animals, remote sensing, modeling, and/or GIS at both undergraduate and master’s degree level. The position will begin August 2018 and some relocation funds will be available. Active grant-funded research involving undergraduates and masters students is expected, including collaboration with OCEARCH Global Shark Tracker. Link to the Announcement