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Overview of FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute

Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute is located in Fort Pierce, FL on the Atlantic Coast. As one of the nation’s premier oceanographic centers, FAU Harbor Branch's research community of approximately 200 ocean scientists, staff and students drives innovation in:

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FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute engages with the community through the Ocean Discovery Visitors Center and the Ocean Science Lecture Series. Harbor Branch’s research and outreach programs translate marine science in order to provide solutions that improve economies and quality of life for coastal communities.

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