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Operation Drifters

Operation Drifters by David Bill and James Manning   Oceanographic drifters are simple free-floating instruments, which transmit their own positions via satellite. The transmitter, mounted on the top of the floating drifter is logged over time indicating surface currents. The … Continue reading

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Seabattical Log #5- The Merry Oyster Company, an Interview with Don Merry

Seabattical Log #5- The Merry Oyster Company, an Interview with Don Merry July 14, 2015   Oyster entrepreneur Donald Merry took an interest in the Tabor Oyster Farm and came to visit our site at Tabor this past June. I … Continue reading

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Seabattical Log #4- Washburn Island Oysters and the TA Oyster Farm

Seabattical Log #4 Washburn Island Oysters and the Tabor Oyster Farm July 8, 2015   Visiting and working with the crew for a day at Washburn Island Oysters was one of the “to do” things on my list for my … Continue reading

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