Sugar Kelp Array (IMAGE) Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Caption An illustration of the autonomous underwater observation system the WHOI team will develop for extended monitoring of large-scale seaweed farms. A REMUS (Remote Environmental Monitoring UnitS) 100 vehicle outfitted with acoustic, optical, and environmental sensors will monitor seaweed growth and health, equipment status, and water column properties. A REMUS docking station allows the vehicle to recharge and transmit data. Credit Illustration by Natalie Renier, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Usage Restrictions with proper credit License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.