Fishing Vessel Sensor System and Telemetry
The widespread temporal and spatial distribution of commercial fishing vessels makes them ideal platforms from which to gather basic information for coastal monitoring, modeling, and prediction. Both fisherman and scientists benefit from real-time access to data.
FleetLink was started in 1998 with funding from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) via the National Ocean Partnership Program (NOPP). In 2003, FleetLink was included in the University of New Hampshire's Coastal Ocean Observing and Analysis (COOA) Program, which was funded by NOAA's Coastal Services Center (Charleston, SC). Since 2007, more...
How does FleetLink work?
Display and analysis of FleetLink data
The FleetLink distributed database is easy to use and search, and seeks to maintain up-to-date data archives. Simple tools for data visualization and analysis are available on the database website. Some sample plots of existing climate data may be viewed. more...