Scientists deployed the buoy on the lake in 2017. Since then, it has provided continuous data on water quality from one mile north of the lighthouse.
Articles Tagged: National Data Buoy Center
University of Wisconsin
There are many different networks out there, which are largely supported by government agencies and universities. Maintaining these networks, including servicing old buoys or launching new ones, is a big and important job.
University of Michigan
In collaboration with the NDBC, researchers are seeking to better understand coastal resources and processes of Grand Traverse Bay.