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NWHI Annual Rapid Assessment and Monitoring Cruise. September/October 2007

Departed September 18th, 2007

The Hi`ialakai at Pearl and HermesOn September 18th the NOAA Ship Hi'ialakai departed Honolulu on a month long coral reef monitoring expedition to the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument. During the expedition scientists will be performing annual monitoring of the coral reefs and surrounding shallow habitats of the Monument.

Click here to see where the Hi'ialakai is now.
Click here to see current data from the ship.

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Reports from the Ship by Yumi Yasutake, Programs Coordinator for the Mokupāpapa Discovery Center in Hilo, HI.

Team Zooxanthellae Team Zooxanthellae
Kaylene Keller Interview with Data Manager Kaylene Keller
Monk seal entangled Encounter With an Entangled Monk Seal
Fish team Scientists Aboard the Hi'ialakai
Tern Island Researchers Tern Island Researchers Lunching Aboard the Hi'ialakai
La Perouse Pinnacle French Frigate Shoals
Screen check Embracing pathways to the sea







Coral bleaching

Galapagos shark

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