Rutgers University and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Coastal New Jersey, Fall 2023
A Slocum G3 glider was deployed off the coast of Atlantic City, New Jersey to conduct surveys for tagged fish and baleen whales, including the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale.
Principal Investigators: Josh Kohut (Rutgers University) and Mark Baumgartner (WHOI)
Analyst: Julianne Wilder
Analyst-reviewed species occurrence maps:
Daily analyst review:
VEMCO tag detections:
Recent bacgkground noise:
Links to detailed information:
Automated detection data
VEMCO tag detection data
What types of sounds are we monitoring? Find examples of the sounds right, fin, sei and humpback whales make here.
Please email Mark Baumgartner at email@example.com. For a general desciption of the detection system and the autonomous platforms, visit dcs.whoi.edu.
The Slocum glider was prepared by David Aragon, Nicole Waite, Chip Haldeman and John Kerfoot (Rutgers University). Engineering support for the DMON2 instrument deployed on this glider was provided by Jim Partan, Dennis Giaya, Keenan Ball and Tom Hurst (WHOI). Support for the preparation, deployment and operation of the glider was provided by the Research and Monitoring Initiative of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.