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Gumbymoor buoy bird deflectors

Birds Beware

Will Ostrom prepares to install the bird deflectors onto the Gumbymoor buoy. Meteorological and other instruments atop the moorning, anchored to the seafloor, can be damaged by birds landing on the mooring.
(Photo by Jayne Doucette, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)


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