USFCMS Awarded $4.5M to Map West Florida Reefs and Fish

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - The project will deploy a towed camera system called C-BASS (Camera-Based Survey Assessment System).  Developed at the USF Center for Marine Technology, C-BASS will be deployed to determine the density, species composition and size structure of fishes using the various habitats. 

"This set of studies will use state-of-the-art ocean imaging technologies to better understand and protect habitats off the west coast of Florida,” said College of Marine Science Dean Jackie Dixon."

“This set of studies will use state-of-the-art ocean imaging technologies to better understand and protect habitats off the west coast of Florida,” said College of Marine Science Dean Jackie Dixon. “ - See more at: http://www.tampabaynewswire.com/2014/11/17/usf-college-of-marine-science-awarded-4-5m-to-map-west-florida-reefs-and-fish-30144#sthash.Xt9QhJcB.dpuf
Florida Wildlife Research Institute (FWRI) and the Florida Institute of Oceanography (FIO). - See more at: http://www.tampabaynewswire.com/2014/11/17/usf-college-of-marine-science-awarded-4-5m-to-map-west-florida-reefs-and-fish-30144#sthash.EYI80xWi.dpuf
the project will deploy a towed camera system called C-BASS (Camera-Based Survey Assessment System).  Developed at the USF Center for Marine Technology, C-BASS will be deployed to determine the density, species composition and size structure of fishes using the various habitats. - See more at: http://www.tampabaynewswire.com/2014/11/17/usf-college-of-marine-science-awarded-4-5m-to-map-west-florida-reefs-and-fish-30144#sthash.l9IcImB3.dpuf
the project will deploy a towed camera system called C-BASS (Camera-Based Survey Assessment System).  Developed at the USF Center for Marine Technology, C-BASS will be deployed to determine the density, species composition and size structure of fishes using the various habitats. - See more at: http://www.tampabaynewswire.com/2014/11/17/usf-college-of-marine-science-awarded-4-5m-to-map-west-florida-reefs-and-fish-30144#sthash.vcjGJzpk.dpuf


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