A Community Workshop:
Exploring the Northwest Association of Networked Ocean Observing Systems
July 13 2017, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Oregon Coast Community College Central Campus, Newport, Oregon
Over 60 people attended the NANOOS community workshop in Newport, Oregon on July 13, 2017. Participants hailed from diverse sectors, including fishers, boaters, maritime operators, managers, scientists, shellfish growers, and educators.
After presentations from NANOOS staff highlighting NANOOS and the NANOOS Visualization System (NVS), workshop attendees discussed current and foreseeable needs for ocean observing in the Pacific Northwest. Multiple small group discussions on topics including recreational boating, maritime operations, fisheries (particularly for tuna), ocean conditions, coastal hazards, and shellfish growing; provided constructive feedback on NANOOS products and services.
National Observing System Partners
Integrated Ocean Observing System IOOS