UAS Project Lead Todd Jacobs (kneeling) and Puma operator LTJG Tanner Sims prepare to launch the Puma at French Frigate Shoals. Large blackfoot ʻopihi (ʻopihi makaiauli) line the shoreline; in the distance the intertidal monitoring team checks for waves. Nihoa Millerbird. Scene from Journey to Pihemanu. Kālewa Correa captures 3D spatial imagery with the Google Street View Trekker.
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