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How Ocean Buoys Can Help Seabird Conservation

Ocean buoys aren't just for marine conservation: they're also helping track and aid the conservation of sea birds

How Ocean Health is Connected to Human Health

Our health is inextricably linked to the health of our oceans; taking better care of the ocean is imperative for the future.

What is a Convective Outlook and Why Does it Matter?

Convective outlooks play a crucial role in preparing for extreme weather events, but there’s confusion around what they mean.

What’s the Deal With Ocean Noise?

Noise pollution in the ocean is a serious problem — one that can be harnessed with better shipping routes.

Improving Hurricane Observations with Data from Scalable Sensor Networks

Examining the advantages of a distributed data collection network during peak cyclone season in the Southern Pacific Ocean.

How Climate Change and Recent Shipping Disasters Highlight the Urgent Need for Real-Time Ocean Data

Real-time data and better forecasts can optimize shipping routes and improve maritime safety.

How Ocean Climate Change Impacts El Niño and La Niña

El Niño and La Niña impact global weather, climates, ecosystems, and even our economy. Here’s how.

How Ports and Harbors Can Run Safely With Ocean Buoy Data

Ocean buoy wind and wave data, as well as tidal predictions, can help harbormasters manage the influx of port traffic.

Understanding Surface Currents vs Deep Ocean Currents

Learn the difference between these types of ocean currents, why they’re important, and how to track them.