AVPPO

AcronymDefinition
AVPPOAutonomous Vertically Profiling Plankton Observatory
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At WHOI, the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory will soon become the homeport of a new observing platform called the Autonomous Vertically Profiling Plankton Observatory (AVPPO), which is designed to observe daily, seasonal, and annual changes in the coastal Atlantic Ocean ecosystem (left).
Long-term studies of plankton dynamics--to learn how, when, where, and why microscopic marine plants and animals flourish--take advantage of two newly developed instruments: the FlowCytobot and the Autonomous Vertically Profiling Plankton Observatory (AVPPO).