Vol. 53, No. 1, Winter 2017
Ocean Observatories Initiative
Unearthing Long-Gone Hurricanes
A hunt for buried scientific treasure
Long Island Blue Hole Core
To Track an Oil Spill
Robotic "bloodhound" to sniff for oil in ice-covered oceans
Tracking Unexploded Munitions
Long-buried ordnance lingers on U.S. coasts
Re-envisioning Underwater Imaging
Scientists can zoom into 3-D shipwrecks and seafloor landscapes
By Eric Taylor :: Originally published online November 1, 2016
WHOI engineers are developing a new kind of lobster trap buoy that could help keep whales from getting tangled in fishing gear. Click on the numbers above to learn more.
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Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering Dept., entanglements, fishing gear, fishing industry, New England fisheries, right whales