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Your January Update

CEO Search: Applications due Friday

The GLOS Board is actively searching for a new chief executive officer for GLOS, and the applications will be accepted through Friday, Feb. 24.
Know someone who’d be a good fit? Please pass it on. Want to help lead GLOS into its next chapter? Apply soon!
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Year-round moorings offer a glimpse at the winter life of Lake Superior over 17 years

A crew recovering the “kitchen sink mooring” from a test deployment this past October. Photo by Jay Austin. Read his full thread.
Every year, as the network of Great Lakes meteorology buoys comes off the water, a hole opens up in our understanding of lake conditions.
The threat of violent winter storms, coupled with shifting ice formations and other adverse conditions, makes taking water samples and deploying monitoring platforms, like surface buoys and gliders, difficult or impossible.
However, several researchers have kept monitoring gear in the water, even in the coldest months.
Jay Austin and colleagues at the University of Minnesota-Duluth’s Large Lakes Observatory have operated year-round subsurface moorings at multiple locations in Lake Superior over the past 17 years.
And now, data is publicly available, enabling the community to get a glimpse into changes in Superior’s ever-changing waters.
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🔴 Seagull Users Livestream is back March 1

We’re back March 1 at 1 PM Eastern!

Join Shelby and Tim to hear the latest development news, ask your questions, and hear from other Seagull users.

There are quite a few updates coming to Seagull in the next few months, so now is a great time to tune in.

You can also check out the past livestreams and subscribe to our YouTube channel to see when we post new videos.
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P.S. A very cool way to explore the biodiversity of our planet.
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