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E.g., 2019-03-22
E.g., 2019-03-22
E.g., 2019-03-22
SPARK
Mar. 22, 2019
GEBCO alumni participated in ExxonMobil's XPRIZE competition.
Directions Magazine
Mar. 11, 2019
An MOU was signed between The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project and the Five Deeps Expedition, laying the groundwork for previously unexplored areas of the seafloor to be mapped and the resulting data made available for public use, creating significant opportunities for graduates of CCOM's GEBCO training program.
The Maritime Executive
Mar. 11, 2019
An MOU was signed between The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project and the Five Deeps Expedition, laying the groundwork for previously unexplored areas of the seafloor to be mapped and the resulting data made available for public use, creating significant opportunities for graduates of CCOM's GEBCO training program.
UNH Today
Feb. 19, 2019
Andy Armstrong, JHC's NOAA co-director, will be inducted into the Hydrographer Hall of Fame of The Hydrographic Society of America (THSOA).
GoLocalProv News
Feb. 14, 2019
CCOM is part the East Coast Oceanographic Consortium which was chosen by the NSF to operate a new state-of-the-art research vessel. The ship has been named the R/V Resolution and will be launched in 2021.  
UNH Today
Jan. 16, 2019
CCOM researchers Colin Ware and Jenn Dijkstra have developed a novel method for analyzing the amount of refuge in seaweeds where small aquatic creatures can hide from larger predators.
New Hampshire Business Review
Jan. 10, 2019
Larry Mayer, UNH ocean mapping pioneer, receives international recognition.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Dec. 14, 2018
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has elected ocean mapping pioneer Larry Mayer, director of the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping at the University of New Hampshire, as a foreign member. Mayer is among 175 foreign members of the academy, best known for selecting the Nobel Prize winners Congratulations Larry!
Union Leader
Dec. 13, 2018
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has elected the director of UNH’s Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping Larry Mayer as a foreign member.
UNH Today
Dec. 13, 2018
Larry Mayer elected foreign member of Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
MarineLink
Dec. 10, 2018
Larry Mayer is quoted in this article about the effort to map the world's oceans—Seabed 2030.
The Straits Times
Dec. 6, 2018
Larry Mayer is quoted in this article about the Seabed 2030 project.
Thomson Reuters Foundation News
Dec. 6, 2018
For experts in the field of ocean mapping it is no small irony that we know more about the surfaces of the Moon and Mars than we do about our planet's sea floor.
Voice of America
Dec. 6, 2018
Larry Mayer is quoted in this article about the Seabed 2030 project.
City Press
Dec. 4, 2018
Larry Mayer is quoted in this article about the growing competition to control the riches of the ocean.
Thomson Reuters Foundation News
Dec. 4, 2018
Larry Mayer is quoted in this article about the growing competition to control the riches of the ocean.
Marine Technology News
Nov. 30, 2018
The first Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project regional mapping meeting for the Atlantic and Indian Oceans took place this month at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University.
Fox News
Nov. 15, 2018
Jenn Dijkstra is quoted in an article about the prevalence of sea squirts in the Gulf of Maine.
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.
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.
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.
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. 
BBC
Oct. 9, 2018
The final of the ocean XPRIZE, which will see fleets of robots compete to map the largest area of seafloor inside 24 hours, will take place in deep waters off the coast of Greece. 
Position
Oct. 1, 2018
Prof. Tom Weber and grad students Liz Weidner and Erin Heffron were aboard New Zealand's R/V Tangaroa in the Calypso Hydrothermal Vent Field in the Bay of Plenty. They worked with an international team whose aim was to use echocounders to quanitify the amount of gases coming up form the ocean floor and find a way to measure the size and rates of the bubbles.

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