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The BSP2 dislodged from the bottom on 4/11/18, 00:53 UTC, moved to 25-30 mab and is floating with the current. CTD3, BPR pressure and fluorometer data may be affected.

New ACO instruments were installed during the ACO-3 cruise on 2014/11/01. Click here for ACO-3 videos.

Non-Peer Reviewed Publications

Weller, R. A., A. J. Plueddemann, R. Lukas, F. Santiago-Mandujano, and J. T. Potemra. "Deep moored observations and OceanSITES". US CLIVAR Variations, 15(2), p15-21, Spring 2017.

"ALOHA ocean observatory -- industry/academia collaboration", International Cable Protection Committee, Environment Update, 174, March 2017.

Lisa Munger, Erin Oleson, Ethan Roth, and Bruce Howe. "Preliminary analysis of Aloha Cabled Observatory passive acoustic recordings for cetacean occurrence"

Roger Lukas and Fernando Santiago-Mandujano. "ALOHA Cabled Observatory μSEM temperature assessment"

Bruce Howe, Deborah Eason, Jeffrey Drazen, Aharon Fleury, and James Potemra. "Deep sea life at and near the ALOHA Cabled Observatory", Deep-Sea Life, 7, p8, June 2016.

"Sea-Bird Profiler Captures Temperature Variations 4,726 M Down in the Kauai Deep", Environment Coastal & Offshore, p54, July/August 2016.

James Potemra. "Investigating What Goes On at the Bottom of the Deep Blue Sea", Scientia, 109, p52-55, August 2016.