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Research Expedition Prepares to Depart on Seamount Mapping Mission

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NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Hohonu Moana 2016
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Among those intently watching the storm are scientists preparing for a research expedition out to the Northwest Hawaiian islands. Biologist Chris Kelley is planning to leave this week to begin charting a seamount in Papahanaumokuakea.

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