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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader 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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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader September 11, 2017

    The Great Lakes will realize faster “time to market” of environmental technology, thanks to the Ocean Technology Transition project, a federal program designed to speed theoretical technology into operation. The three-year grant totaling approximately $2.1M is dedicated to technology addressing
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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader September 6, 2017

    The price for registration for the GLOS annual meeting goes up to $125 after September 15, 2017. It’s hard to put a price on great data and the company of your data-using peers, but wouldn’t you rather that price was
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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader

    Applications are now being accepted for the Great Lakes Observing System Fellowship, a 1-year position located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, working with the GLOS staff and data management team to evaluate and provide strategic vision for GLOS data services. The successful candidate will
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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader August 25, 2017

    The National Data Buoy Center has a special page set up to view conditions during Hurricane Harvey. Click through and you’ll see a large collection of observations updating hourly. At this time Hurricane Harvey is a category two hurricane. Our
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    Lake Michigan waves at Michigan City lighthouse following superstorm Sandy. October 29, 2012. Credit: S. Lashley, NOAA NWS.
    Posted by: Kristin Schrader August 8, 2017

    It sure is fun to talk about buoys, and we were pleased to talk about them with the Northern Express recently. Take a little time and get the basics on how buoys work hard in the Great Lakes. Please note
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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader July 28, 2017

    People use GLOS data products for a lot of things. Anglers, boaters, researchers and water quality professionals are all part of the user base. Depending on your familiarity with the different views of the data portal, it can be daunting
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    Grand Haven, Lake Michigan. Credit: D. O'Keefe, Michigan Sea Grant
    Posted by: Kristin Schrader

    You saved the date, right? Now it’s time to register for the GLOS annual meeting! The Great Lakes data sharing community gathers once a year to swap stories, share best practices and learn new things. There’s something for everyone in
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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader

    The Great Lakes Observing System is always seeking ways to serve users more data in friendlier formats. With that in mind, we introduce the Boaters’ View of our Data Portal. We’ve added several features that make this view of the
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    Grand Haven, Lake Michigan. Credit: D. O'Keefe, Michigan Sea Grant
    Posted by: Kristin Schrader June 20, 2017

    GLOS executive director Kelli Paige is spending several days with other Great Lakes experts who have gathered in Ann Arbor this week. The topic at hand is meteotsunamis. Researchers have seen that sudden, intense storms can produce the sorts of waves
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    Posted by: Kristin Schrader June 16, 2017

    The 2017 Great Lakes Observing System annual meeting will take place October 11 and 12 at the NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Please save the date, and return to glos.us for more information soon. The
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