Sunday, May 26, 2013
MARINE TECHNOLOGY SOCIETY: Pacific International Ocean Station
At a gathering of the Hawaii Chapter of the Marine Technology Society (MTS) on 23May13, Benny Ron gave a presentation on the Pacific International Ocean Station (PIOS):
Seafood, at -$10 billion and growing, is next to petroleum (yes, even with fracking, 50% of our current use is imported), as the cause of our negative balance of trade. Next generation fisheries will be one of the many potential foci being contemplated for PIOS.
MTS is celebrating its 50th year anniversary, as highlighted here with Benny and Leighton Chong: