EARTH 2018 – Day 2

Objective: Biological data
0630–0800 Breakfast— at the Hotel
0830–0900 Morning overview George Matsumoto (MBARI)
0900–0930 PresentationMarine Mammals Ashore – Quantifying and Interpreting Strandings Jim Rice
OSU Marine Mammal Inst
0935–1035 Necropsy and behind the scenes tour of NOAA’s Alaska Fisheries Science Center labs
1040–1100 Dataset Exploration:

1100–1200 Lesson Evaluations

The Blue Mud Shrimp Mystery

Deep-Sea Sort

Elkhorn Slough Nitrogen Case Study


  • Tanya Boynay [Presentation]
    • Mini lesson created by a colleague adapted by previous workshop attendant; adapted from an Earth lesson
  • Erik Fowler
1200–1230 Lunch
1230–1330 Tour of the NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada
(close-toed shoes REQUIRED)
1330–1430 Science PresentationUncovering blind spots: Linking albatross tracks and fishing effort in the high seas of the North Pacific to inform conservation efforts

Leigh Torres
Rachael Orben
1430–1445 Break
1445–1530 Dataset Exploration:

1530–1630 Science Presentation—MBARI’s Deep Sea video data Megan Bassett
1630–1645 Break
1645–1730 Dataset Exploration:

1730 Daily Evaluation—
1800 DinnerOna Restaurant & Lounge, Yachats, OR


Data repository
Data policy
Deep-Sea Guide
What is happening in Monterey Bay today?
Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System
Chemical data
Ocean float data
Slough data
Mooring ISUS measurements
Southern Ocean Data
Mooring data
M1 Mooring Summary Data
M1 Asimet
M1 download Info
M1 EMeter
Molecular and genomics data
ESP Web Portal
Seafloor mapping
Soundscape Listening Room
Upper ocean data
Spatial Temporal Oceanographic Query System (STOQS) Data
Image gallery
Video library
Creature feature
Deep-sea wallpapers
Previous seminars
David Packard Distinguished Lecturers
Research software
Video Annotation and Reference System
System overview
Data Use Policy
Video Tape User Guide
Video File User Guide
Annotation Glossary
Query Interface
Basic User Guide
Advanced User Guide
Query Glossary
VARS publications
VARS datasets used in publications
Oceanographic Decision Support System
MB-System seafloor mapping software
How to download and install MB-System
MB-System Documentation
MB-System Announcements
MB-System Announcements (Archive)
MB-System FAQ
MB-System Discussion Lists
MB-System YouTube Tutorials
Matlab scripts: Linear regressions
Introduction to Model I and Model II linear regressions
A brief history of Model II regression analysis
Index of downloadable files
Summary of modifications
Regression rules of thumb
Results for Model I and Model II regressions
Graphs of the Model I and Model II regressions
Which regression: Model I or Model II?
Matlab scripts: Oceanographic calculations
Matlab scripts: Sound velocity
Visual Basic for Excel: Oceanographic calculations
Educational resources
Navigating STEM careers
MBARI Summer Internship Program
2017 Summer Interns Blog
Education and Research: Testing Hypotheses (EARTH)
EARTH workshops
2016—New Brunswick, NJ
2015—Newport, Oregon
2016 Satellite workshop—Pensacola, FL
2016 Satellite workshop—Beaufort, NC
EARTH resources
EARTH lesson plans
Lesson plans—published
Lesson plans—development
Lesson drafts—2015
Lesson drafts—2016 Pensacola
Adopt-A-Float Program
Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education (C-MORE) Science Kits
Science at home: Curriculum and resources
Sample archive
SciComm Resources