During Leg 1 of the Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition, an average of one to two dozen scientists and students participated from shore for any one dive. The Okeanos Explorer Program uses a centralized instant messaging system to facilitate communication, and the Eventlog group chat room (shown here) for scientists and students to discuss and document observations about ongoing operations.

During Leg 1 of the Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition, an average of one to two dozen scientists and students participated from shore for any one dive. The Okeanos Explorer Program uses a centralized instant messaging system to facilitate communication, and the “eventlog” group chat room (shown here) for scientists and students to discuss and document observations about ongoing operations. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, 2013 Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition.

 

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Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013: July 31 Log

Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013

NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer