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      Posted by: GLOS_Admin May 28, 2019

      Water managers from Lake Erie towns and cities are getting together to gather sondes, calibrate them, and get them back in service for the summer HAB season. Calibrating these sondes allows for accurate measurements that can be compared between locations
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      Posted by: GLOS_Admin April 28, 2016

      CALL FOR ISSUE EXPERTS AND SPONSORS The Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS) is hosting the Great Lakes Data Challenge in summer of 2016. As part of our 10 year anniversary, GLOS will be taking open data to the next level
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      A Spotter buoy floats alongside two marker buoys in Lake Superior
      Posted by: GLOS_Admin June 9, 2021

      Today, researchers dropped a buoy in Lake Superior without an anchor and let it drift away. A collaboration between Michigan Tech and the Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS), this “drifter buoy” is floating near the north entry of Portage Canal
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      A map showing the mapped regions of the Great Lakes
      Posted by: GLOS_Admin May 20, 2021

      This fall, join other professionals in science and research, policy, government, and industry to: Focus on Great lakes marine mapping and bathymetry data. Develop a strategy to catalog new and existing lake bed information for shared use. Share the latest
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      Posted by: GLOS_Admin May 13, 2021

      Early this year, we launched a mini-grant opportunity to help put more lake information in peoples’ hands and to support the Smart Great Lakes Initiative. Due to the number of submissions, the process was highly competitive. Congratulations to those who were
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      Posted by: GLOS_Admin May 12, 2021

      This month, GLOS staff is excited to welcome Joe Smith and Xiaofan Zhang. Joe joined as our cyberinfrastructure engineer, and Xiaofan began an internship as our cyberinfrastructure data analyst. Both are putting their deep experience in data analysis to work
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      Posted by: GLOS_Admin February 26, 2021

      We are hiring a full-time cyberinfrastructure manager who will support: – Operations. – System management. – DevOps. – Scripting. – Maintenance and software updates. – Data and information management. – More. Learn more and apply

      An underwater glider
      Posted by: GLOS_Admin February 12, 2021

      This month, with GLOS support, the Real-time Aquatic Environmental Research Network (RAEON), added a member to their staff to help establish an emerging underwater glider program. Cailin Burmaster, formerly of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, was brought on to oversee
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