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Sanctuary Currents 2002
New Technologies: Revealing the Secrets of the Sea

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General Information and Program

 

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Symposium
-Sanctuary Currents 2002-

March 9, 2002
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

FREE ADMISSION

California State University,
Monterey Bay,
University Center, Sixth Street,
Seaside, CA

EventSponsors

  • Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments
  • California State University, Monterey Bay
  • Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
  • NOAA's Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
  • Ricketts Memorial Award Sponsor: Monterey Bay Aquarium

Planning Committee

  • Nick Papadakis and Sandy Young: Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments
  • Erica Burton, Andrew Devogelaere, Dawn Hayes and Liz Love: Monterey Bay
  • National Marine Sanctuary
  • Steve Webster: Monterey Bay Aquarium and Sanctuary Conservation Working Group
  • Mario Tamburri: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Sanctuary Research Activities Panel

Sanctuary Currents 2002: Saturday, March 9

Researchers, educators, students, and the public are invited to learn about new technologies that are helping us to better understand the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Share your ideas with leaders in marine science, education, and conservation.

Program of Events

8:00—8:45 am Registration
8:45—9:05 am

Welcome

Dr. Chris Hasegawa, Director, Institute for Earth Systems Science and Policy, California State University, Monterey Bay

Stephanie Harlan, Boardmember, Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments; Councilmember, City of Capitola; Chair, Sanctuary Advisory Council

William J. Douros, Superintendent, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary

9:05—10:30 am

Session I
Moderator: Captain Craig N. McLean, Director, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of Ocean Exploration

Explore the Possibilities: Getting to Know our Oceans
Captain Craig N. McLean, Director, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of Ocean Exploration

Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Optically Shallow Waters
Dr. Richard Zimmerman, Adjunct Professor and Associate Research Scientist, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories

Marine Technology Careers: The Best Kept Secret of Today's Workforce
Deidre Sullivan, Curriculum and Industry Manager, Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, Monterey Peninsula College

Electronic Tags Reveal the Migratory Movements and Environmental Preferences of Bluefin Tuna
Dr. Barbara Block, Charles and Elizabeth Prothro Professor in Marine Sciences, Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University

10:30—10:45 am Break
10:45—12:15 pm

Session II
Moderator: Dr. Chris Hasegawa, Director, Institute for Earth Systems Science and Policy, California State University, Monterey Bay

Measuring Bioluminescence in Monterey Bay
Dr. Steven Haddock, Research Scientist, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Recent Advances in the Sanctuary Shoreline
Dr. Bruce Richmond, Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey

Fleet Numerical—Traditional and Non-Traditional Applications of Information Technology or "You are a Military Organization and You are Doing What?"
Captain Joseph W. Swaykos, Commanding Officer, Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center

Application of Multimedia GIS, Acoustic Remote Sensing and 3D Visualization for Marine Habitat Mapping and Ecosystem-Based Management
Dr. Rikk Kvitek, Associate Professor, California State University, Monterey Bay

12:15—2:30 pm Lunch (on your own), Posters and Exhibits
2:30—3:15 pm Ricketts Memorial Lecture
Seas the Day - Navigating Uncharted Waters in Ricketts' Backyard
Dr. Jane Lubchenco, Wayne and Gladys Valley Professor of Marine Biology, Oregon State University
3:30—4:30 pm Sanctuary Awards and Reception
URL: http://montereybay.noaa.gov/research/currsymp2002/welcome.html    Reviewed: March 04, 2014
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