Ocean Networks Canada at the Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans

Ocean Networks at Ocean Sciences 2016 #OSM16


Come visit Ocean Networks Canada at Booth 503.

Here are some presentations and posters high-lighting Ocean Networks Canada science, data, and outreach at Ocean Sciences Conference 2016 in New Orleans.

Monday, 22 February 2016

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center RO1

  • Richard Dewey is chairing a special session on Ocean Observatory Science, first thing Monday morning: OD11A
  • OD11A-08: Ten Years of Observatory Science from Saanich Inlet on the VENUS Cabled Ocean Observatory, Richard Dewey (UVIC), Verena Tunnicliffe (UVIC), Paul Macoun (ONC), Adrian Round (ONC).

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Poster Hall

  • PO24D-2991 pCO2 Observations from a Vertical Profiler on the upper continental slope off Vancouver Island: Physical controls on biogeochemical processes.  Steven Mihaly (ONC).
  • ME24D-0741 Chasing plumes at the Endeavour Segment. Marlene Jeffries, (ONC), Steven Mihaly (ONC), Reyna Jenkyns (ONC), Ross Timmerman (ONC), Jeffrey Book (Naval Research Laboratory).
  • ED24A-1654 Multiple Ships and Multiple Media: A Flexible Telepresence Program. Maia Hoeberechts (ONC), Monika Pelz (ONC), David Riddell (ONC), Natasha Ewing (ONC).

Wednesday, 24 February 2016

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center , RO2 

  • ME33B-02 Environmental drivers of spatial and temporal variation in infaunal communities at methane hydrates . Neus Campanyà i Llovet (Memorial University of Newfoundland), Paul Snelgrove (Memorial University of Newfoundland). 

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Poster Hall

  •  ME34B-0796 Early benthic successional processes at implanted substrates in Barkley Submarine Canyon affected by a permanent oxygen minimum zone Fabio Cabrera De Leo (ONC), Craig Smith (University of Hawaii at Manoa), Lisa Levin (Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD), Aharon Fleury (University of Victoria), Jacopo Aguzzi (Institut de Ciencies del Mar, ICM-CSIC). 
  • ED34B-1693 Where the Ocean Meets the Girl Guides, Exploring the Interface Between Teaching Science and Using Specialized Programs to Engage Girls in Ocean Literacy.  Monika Pelz (ONC), Natasha Ewing (ONC),  Ellyn Davidson (ONC), Maia Hoeberechts (ONC).

Thursday, 25 February 2016

8:45-9:00 AM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, RO5

  • ED41A-04 Connecting Coastal Communities with Ocean Science: A Look at Ocean Sense and the Inclusion of Place-based Indigenous Knowledge. Mercedes McLean (ONC), Jessica Brown (ONC), Maia Hoeberechts (ONC).

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center , Poster Hall

  • MG44A-1968 A Geographical Information System to Manage the Endeavour Hydrothermal Vents Marine Protected Area. Karen Douglas (ONC), M.C. Joy Hillier (Fisheries and Oceans Canada), Kate Thornborough (Fisheries and Oceans Canada), Reyna Jenkyns (ONC), Kim Juniper, (ONC).

Friday, 26 February 2016

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Poster Hall

  • IS54A-2374 Toward Best Practices For Assessing Near Surface Sensor Fouling: Potential Correction Approaches Using Underway Ferry Measurements , Akash Sastri (ONC), Richard Dewey (ONC), Rich Pawlowicz (UBC), Jeremy Krogh (UVIC).
  • P54B-1748 Facility metrics for Big Ocean Science: Towards Improved Measurement of Scientific Impact . Dwight Owens (ONC), Kate Moran (ONC), Kim Juniper (ONC), Benoit Pirenne (ONC), Olof Hallonsten (Lund University), Kathleen Matthews (UVIC).

Presentations & posters from ONC Partners at Ocean Sciences 2016:

  • EC44B-1243: Effects of mudflats and stratification on surface tidal currents near the outflow of the Fraser River, British Columbia. Mark Halverson (UBC), Rich Pawlowicz (UBC),
  • PO14A-2747: Accurate Modelling of Surface Currents and Internal Tides in a Semi-enclosed Coastal Sea. Susan Allen (UBC), Nancy Soontiens (UBC), Muriel Dunn (UBC), Jie Liu (UBC), Elise Olson (UBC), Mark Halverson (UBC), Rich Pawlowicz (UBC).
  • EC43A-06: Controls on Primary Productivity in the Strait of Georgia. Elise Olson (UBC), Susan Allen (UBC), Ben Moore-Maley (UBC), Nancy Soontiens (UBC), Doug Latornell  (UBC).
  • EC43A-06 Controls on Primary Productivity in the Strait of Georgia . Elise Olson (UBC),  Susan Allen (UBC), Ben Moore-Maley (UBC), Nancy Soontiens (UBC), Doug Latornell (UBC).
  • EC14D-1035 Impact of the Fraser River Geometry on Tides and the River Plumes in a Model of the Fraser River Plume . Jie Liu (UBC), Susan Allen (UBC), Nancy Soontiens (UBC).
  • PO24A-2916 Mixing and Deep Water Renewal in a Numerical Model of the Strait of Georgia . Nancy Soontiens (UBC), Susan Allen (UBC).
  • PO14B-2768 Salish Sea Nowcast: A Real-time High-Resolution Model for Forecasts and Research Support , Doug Latornell, Susan Allen, Nancy Soontiens, Muriel Dunn, Jie Liu, Idalia Machuca (all University of British Columbia).