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While our coverage so far has focused on the subsurface monitoring efforts in the Gulf of Mexico, we’re also still going about our everyday science business. The NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown is currently underway to discover and characterize deep-water … Continue reading
NOAA’s Dr. Janet Baran, a Deepwater Horizon oil spill responder, talks about sub-sea and sub-surface monitoring operations in the Gulf of Mexico.
We welcome research vessels International Peace and Gyre who have recently joined the Ocean Veritas and the Pisces on sampling expeditions out in the Gulf of Mexico. While at sea the team on the International Peace, headed by Lead Sampler … Continue reading
We’d like to welcome the NOAA Ship Pisces back to NOAA Mission Log. The Pisces will soon return to the Gulf of Mexico to continue subsurface monitoring. Be sure to keep checking back or subscribe to the RSS feed for … Continue reading
After a quick break in coverage following the return of NOAA Ship Pisces, we now welcome the Research Vessel Ocean Veritas. NOAA’s Dr. Ian Hartwell will serve as chief scientist on the R/V Ocean Veritas as the team conducts sediment … Continue reading