Hidden Ocean 2016: The Chukchi Borderlands

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From July 2 – August 10, 2016, an international and multi-disciplinary team of scientists, media personnel, and educators will sail to the Arctic's Chukchi Borderlands onboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy. They will apply an ecosystem perspective to investigate microbial communities in sea ice, water, and seafloor environments; water column (planktonic) organisms; invertebrate and fish seafloor (benthic) communities; as well as conduct observations of marine mammals and seabirds. Read more...