Emerging Technologies

The Census of Marine Life and some of its partners have been developing incredible new technologies to explore the depths and to catalog and share knowledge about marine life around the world.

Ocean Acoustic Waveguide Remote Sensing

Ocean Acoustic Waveguide Remote Sensing

can instantaneously detect huge shoals of fish over thousands of square kilometers.

Northeast Bentho-Pelagic Observatory

Northeast Bentho-Pelagic Observatory

employs advanced technologies to observe and quantify marine life and conditions in the ocean and on the seafloor.

Encyclopedia of Life

Encyclopedia of Life

is a global partnership between scientists and the public to summarize and share knowledge about the world’s organisms, on land and in the sea.

Marine Bar Code of Life

Marine Bar Code of Life

is an initiative to increase the capacity to identify marine life using a rapid molecular technique called DNA Barcoding.