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E.g., 2015-09-03
E.g., 2015-09-03
E.g., 2015-09-03
UNH Today
Aug. 26, 2015
UNH researcher Kevin Jerram shares scenery and science from a Greenland glacier.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Aug. 24, 2015
The UNH Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping has received a $6.2 million grant from NOAA to continue the work of the Joint Hydrographic Center, a NOAA partnership and national ocean-mapping research center.
Senator Jeanne Shaheen's Office Press Release
Aug. 24, 2015
U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) announced today that NOAA has awarded the UNH Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping Joint Hydrographic Center a $6,220,000 grant to continue the center's work.
NASA's Earth Observatory
Aug. 15, 2015
NASA's Earth Observatory website ran an image of Bechevin Bay with an excerpt from the “Avoiding Rock Bottom” article (featuring Shachak Pe'eri's work) as an Image of the Day.
Subsea World News
Aug. 4, 2015
All American Marine (AAM) and the University of New Hampshire (UNH) have signed a contract for the design and construction of a new aluminum catamaran research vessel.
marinelog.com
Jul. 28, 2015
All American Marine, Inc. of Bellingham, WA, is designing and constructing a new aluminum catamaran research vessel for the University of New Hampshire. The 48 ft. x 17 ft. vessel will be built using a customized design by Teknicraft Design, Ltd. of Auckland, New Zealand.
MarineLink
Jul. 28, 2015
All American Marine, Inc. (AAM) has entered into a contract with the University of New Hampshire (UNH) for the design and construction of a new aluminum catamaran research vessel. The new vessel, funded through a grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will serve the Joint Hydrographic Center (JHC) at UNH.
Marine Technology News
Jul. 28, 2015
All American Marine, Inc. (AAM) has entered into a contract with the University of New Hampshire (UNH) for the design and construction of a new aluminum catamaran research vessel.  It will join UNH’s existing fleet and will complement capabilities by offering a highly complex multi-mission platform.
NASA Landsat Science
Jul. 23, 2015
CCOM Research Associate Professor Shachak Pe'eri is featured in a NASA's Landsat Science blog post about NOAA and JHC satellite-derived bathymetry activities.
National Geographic
Jun. 5, 2015
Derek Sowers represented the U.S. on a team of researchers who crossed the Atlantic on a reconnaissance mission for the 2016 Seabed Survey Pilot Project, which will create the most detailed map of the bottom of that great, cold ocean.
Scientists@Sea
Jun. 3, 2015
On June 1, a multi-national team of European, Canadian, and American ocean mapping experts set sail from St. John's, Newfoundland on the first trans-Atlantic mapping survey under the Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance. The Alliance was formed in May 2013 following the Galway Statement on Atlantic Ocean Cooperation, whose goals are to join resources of its three signatories to better understand the North Atlantic Ocean and to promote the sustainable management of its resources.
noaa.gov
Jun. 1, 2015
Derek Sowers was aboard the R/V Celtic Explorer for this US, European Union and Canada collaborative seabed mapping cruise from Newfoundland to Ireland.
60 Minutes
May. 10, 2015
CCOM Director Dr. Larry Mayer appeared on 60 Minutes in a segment about Robert Ballard and our unexplored oceans.
Vox
Apr. 22, 2015
The existence of thousands of seamounts is the number one thing on this list. Jim Gardner is quoted in this article that features the 2014 discovery of a seamount near the Johnson Atoll.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Mar. 17, 2015
Strafford Hill Library SeaPerch Teams traveled to the UNH Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Building March 16 to test out their ROV submarines and try some obstacles in preparation for the statewide competition April 11. 
NOAA's Coast Survey Blog
Mar. 6, 2015
The NOAA Association of Commissioned Officers has conferred the Science Award to recent graduate Lieutenant Commander Briana Welton for her thesis work, “A Field Method for Backscatter Calibration Applied to NOAA’s Reson 7125 Multibeam Echo-Sounder.”
QPS News
Feb. 12, 2015
QPS recently provided six days of  training to CCOM students and NOAA personnel.
HYPACK Sounding Better! Newsletter
Nov. 30, 2014
Huddl, a recent Center-born technology designed to ease the access to hydrographic data, has been cited for upcoming adoption by one of our industrial partners.
Marine Technology News
Nov. 12, 2014
Tom Weber, Yuri Rzhanov, and postdoc Angelia Vanderlaan will collaborate with Molly Lutcavage, director of the Large Pelagics Research Center at UMass, to design, conduct and analyze the first autonomous aerial vehicle surveys of Atlantic bluefin tuna to provide fishery-independent regional estimates of their numbers.
Vox
Oct. 3, 2014
Jim Gardner is quoted in this article about undiscovered seamounts.
Discover Magazine D-brief Blog
Sep. 23, 2014
An image generated with data collected by CCOM/JHC accompanies this article about the Okeanos Explorer's mission off the coast of New England in the Atlantic Ocean where they are gathering data about deep-sea canyons and mountain ranges.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Sep. 18, 2014
Ocean Discovery Day brings research from UNH’s School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering to life with hands-on fun and education for families and would-be ocean scientists at two locations, the Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory on the UNH campus in Durham and UNH’s Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex in New Castle. 
The Maritime Executive
Sep. 15, 2014
The Whale Alert app is now available to mariners and the public on the U.S. West Coast to use with an iPad or iPhone to help decrease the risk of injury or death to whales from ship strikes.
Edhat Santa Barbara
Sep. 11, 2014
Updated "Whale Alert" iPad, iPhone app invites public to contribute to protection of West Coast whales.
The Commerce Blog
Sep. 11, 2014
Whale Alert, a free mobile application originally developed in 2012 to help protect endangered right whales on the East Coast, has been updated with new features to provide mariners in the Pacific with the most current information available about whale movements and conservation initiatives. 

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