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Webinar: Ocean Color Products for Water Quality and User Interactions for Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and West Maui, HI
Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 3:00
Wednesday, August 14, 2019. 3:00PM. Webinar: Ocean Color Products for Water Quality and User Interactions for Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and West Maui, HI. William Hernandez, Environmental Mapping Consultants. Sponsored by NOAA Ocean Color Coordinating Group. More information here.
In this presentation we highlight some examples of the integration of scientific research by Academia, NOAA, and local NGO's to support current ocean color research from satellite and field instrumentation for sites and Puerto Rico and West Maui, HI. Also, we will discuss the development of data portals and workshops to provide easier access to managers from Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and Hawaii to the remote sensing and geographic information system (GIS) data. We will also present the integration of drones for supporting observations and address new threats, like Sargassum accumulations and sea level rise. Examples and results from this work will be presented.