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Tuesday 12 July 2016

Ocean Glider tells quite a tale after 74 days at sea

A torpedo shaped underwater glider has just completed a 74-day journey through the waters of the Great Australian Bight returning loaded with information about the Bight – along with a few battle scars.[more]

Category: ANFOG, Home Slider, SA-IMOS, WA-IMOS

Friday 17 June 2016

WA launches Blueprint for Marine Science

The Western Australian Blueprint for Marine Science Initiative, launched today, guides the foundation of a long-term collaboration between all sectors operating in the marine environment.[more]

Category: WA-IMOS, Home Slider

Friday 29 April 2016

UWA student wins award for Holloway Current research based on IMOS data

University of Western Australia Oceans Institute PhD student, Mohammad Hadi Bahmanpour, was awarded the student ‘Best Poster’ at the International Coastal Symposium (ICS) held in Sydney in March. [more]

Category: WA-IMOS, Home Slider

Tuesday 12 April 2016

Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham visits the IMOS Ocean glider Facility

The Minister took time during his visit to the Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre on Monday to check out NCRIS-funded IMOS infrastructure. [more]

Category: Home Slider, ANFOG, WA-IMOS

Friday 26 February 2016

OceanCurrent ‘game’ helps Rotto swimmers plan their race

Swimmers in tomorrow’s annual Rottnest Channel Swim in Western Australia will be able to plan a tactical race thanks to a new tool created by IMOS OceanCurrent.[more]

Category: Home Slider, IMOS OceanColour, WA-IMOS

Friday 15 January 2016

Ocean Glider missions revealed much in 2015 but were not without their challenges

The IMOS Ocean gliders facility had a busy and successful year with a total of 26 deployments and, importantly, 26 recoveries in 2015.[more]

Category: ANFOG, WA-IMOS, Home Slider

Friday 4 December 2015

Understanding the impact of the Indian Ocean on WA climate

New research* led by CSIRO has described how heavy rainfall caused the top layer of the southeast Indian Ocean to be less salty, creating a barrier layer which trapped the heat during the deadly marine heatwave – La Niña and the...[more]

Category: ANMN, Home Slider, WA-IMOS

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