From June 13 - July 2, join us for the Windows to the Deep 2018: Exploration of the Southeast U.S. Continental Margin expedition on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer as we conduct mapping operations and remotely operated vehicle dives in unexplored areas offshore Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina.
All things permitting, we expect to be diving daily June 14 to July 1, from approximately 8:00 am to 4:30 pm ET, at depths ranging from 250 to 4,000 meters (820 to 13,124 feet). Access all live video streams here.
The NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research has published its fiscal year 2019 Notice of Funding Opportunity for Ocean Exploration. Pre-proposals are required and are due 5:00 pm EDT on July 26, 2018.
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Here comes a deepwater hermit crab (family Parapaguridae).Learn More
Windows to the Deep 2018 midwater transects.Learn more
Brittle star seen swimming through the water column.Learn more
A swarm of cutthroat eels on the top of a seamount in the Pacific.Learn more