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SEA Currents: coral reefs


December 01, 2020

Deep Swells and Dinner Bells

Andrew Patty & Lena Albert, Middlebury College & Unity College

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Woke up this morning to wavy seas, we were rolling around like a hamster trapped in an exercise ball.

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November 27, 2020

Dolphin Day!

Caroline O’Connor & Katie McKenna, Columbia University & Williams College

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As Katie was fast asleep at 0030, Caroline woke up for the first dawn watch of the trip.

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November 26, 2020

“Cramer! This is What You’ve Been Waiting For!”

Aria Berryman & Daniel Ethan Bernast Basa, Oberlin College & Eckerd College

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0900:

Cramer! This is What You’ve Been Waiting For!”

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November 24, 2020

Finally!

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We finally boarded the Corwith Cramer today!

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January 09, 2020

SUNY ESF Student Studies Coral Reefs with SEA

SEA Semester

SEA Semester in the NEWS
“Lancaster native studies human impacts on coral reefs”
by Holly N. Lipka, Editor
Lancaster Bee

Coral reefs have existed on earth for millions of years, but many of them may not survive much longer.
According to the World Wide Fund for Nature, roughly one-quarter of coral reefs worldwide are already considered damaged beyond repair, with another two-thirds under serious threat.

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December 20, 2019

Steward Finally, T.H.T.F, and SURPRISE!

Muriel Bingham, Stony Brook University

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Welcome to another episode of Muriel’s Blog Post! Many things have happened as y’all have been reading these posts, so here are some more! Back on December 18, I finally had the wonderful experience of being the assistant steward in galley all day.

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December 18, 2019

Caribbean Reefs and Ocean Optimism

Heather Page, Chief Scientist

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As we leave Falmouth Harbor, Antigua behind, it is hard to believe we are sailing the last leg of our journey. It feels like yesterday we were splashing around the waters of St. Croix before embarking on the SSV Corwith Cramer.

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December 12, 2019

Reefs, Rainbows, and Rendezvous: First Reef Survey Day in Montserrat

Caroline Caton, C Watch, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Hello, friends! My name is Caroline and I am from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Today, I get to tell the tale of our first day of snorkel adventures in Montserrat! After an eventful morning of chore duty, C Watch loaded into the small boats (we helped build the “Station Wagon” yesterday!) and headed out to Rendezvous Bay at 1030.

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December 11, 2019

Big Waves, Little Moments, and a Bunch of Remixes

Lexi Wright, College of the Atlantic

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Hello from Montserrat! My name is Lexi Wright and I’m a junior at College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine. It has been a wild few days here on the Cramer! We spent all of Monday circumnavigating Montserrat and Redonda, where we experienced choppy seas and high winds.

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December 04, 2019

Back at Sea

Ella Cedarholm, Assistant Scientist

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Hello outside world! It’s Third Scientist Ella Cedarholm, class of S-278 alum and A Watch officer, here to offer a glimpse of life aboard the SSV Corwith Cramer on December 4, 2019. Our Wednesday began largely the same as any other - with breakfast and chores.

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