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What's New

August 26, 2020
Yellow surface buoy floating in the water during testing of the first flotation controllable ocean mooring system

 Flotation Controllable Ocean Mooring (FCOM) system resurfacing during testing in Puget Sound. 

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In the News

June 30, 2020

Scientists implement a contingency plan to collect valuable abundance data to support sustainable management of the largest commercial... more

June 01, 2020

Scientists are capitalizing on existing technological capabilities and partnerships to collect fisheries data. This will help fill the... more