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VENUS Celebrates 6 Years of Operation
On February 8, 2006 the VENUS Node in Saanich Inlet went live. The six year data record can be viewed under our Research section,
State of the Ocean, log in to be able to download the data. Look for us at the upcoming Ocean Sciences Meeting in Salt Lake City, February 20-24, 2012.
Between June 4 and July 4 2009, Sidney is celebrating Ocean Discovery Days. Presentations, displays, activities, and the opening of the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre on June 20 are some of the high-lights. VENUS will be participating with this celebration of the ocean on June 22, 2009:
Institute of Ocean Sciences, 9860 West Saanich Road
Speaker: Richard Dewey
Headwaters to Deepwaters II symposium on Saanich Inlet.
VENUS had an exhibit at the Brighouse Science Bash as part of the National Science & Technology Week (Oct 17-26). The annual event is organized and supported by the Government of Canada and designed to promote Science & Technology amongst youth.
Photo gallery of the Brighouse Science Bash on Flickr photo services http://www.flickr.com/photos/brighouse_science_bash
Telecon presentation: Live Interactive Ocean Science Over Internet. VENUS to the Grade 7 students of Argyle Elementary School in Regina, SK. (Dr. R Dewey, N. Korniyuk).
The Victoria Experimental Network under the Sea Live Interactive Ocean Science on the Internet with Dr. Richard Dewey, VENUS associate director, Research University of Victoria, B.C. Click here for poster.
Dalhousie, Halifax, NS. Department of Oceanography. Seminar: Two Years, Three Sites, and Over a Terabyte of Data from a Cabled Ocean Observatory (Dr. R. Dewey)