Sequoia Scientific

OSU LISST Delivery

January 27, 2022

Moritz Schmid and Jami Ivory

New Sequoia instrument at OSU! The Plankton Ecology Lab at Oregon State University (PIs Su Sponaugle and Robert Cowen recently received their new LISST-200X which they will use in combination with the In-situ Ichthyoplankton Imaging System (ISIIS) to investigate plankton size spectra on the Oregon Shelf as part of the NSF-funded project: Plankton size spectra and trophic links in a dynamic ocean (PIs Robert Cowen / Su Sponaugle / Kelly Sutherland (U of Oregon)). Here pictured are Jami Ivory and Moritz Schmid getting the LISST-200X ready for some lab tests. The LISST-200X will record particle sizes alongside ISIIS in February 2022 deployed from R/V Sikuliaq.