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Biological Technician, Laura (Laney) White records data on Beaufort sea state and environmental conditions during a flight.
The Seabird Studies Team at the USGS Western Ecological Research Center is conducting aerial photographic surveys of the ocean off central and southern California to create comprehensive maps of seabird and marine mammal distributions.