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Offshore Engineer
Nov. 5, 2018
Dr. Larry Mayer was co-chair of the first regional mapping meeting for The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project. The meeting covered the Arctic, Antarctic and North Pacific regions.
Fox News
Nov. 15, 2018
Jenn Dijkstra is quoted in an article about the prevalence of sea squirts in the Gulf of Maine.
WRAL
Oct. 29, 2018
Scientists will explore new sites in deep waters surrounding Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to learn more about coral and fish habitats as part of a 22-day mission.
Science
Oct. 31, 2018
XPRIZE, a nonprofit based in Culver City, California, runs competitions to spur innovation, and in 2015, it turned to the problem of mapping the ocean floor. Next week, eight teams will participate in the final challenge for the $7million prize.
NOAA Coast Survey Biweekly Newsletter
Oct. 10, 2018
Ocean Discovery Day is featured in this week's Coast Survey newsletter.  
Robotics Business Review
Oct. 9, 2018
XPRIZE has announced that the deep sea off Kalamata, Greece, has been chosen as the field testing location for finalist teams competing in the $7 million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE.