Undersea Vehicles Program

2023 Operations Schedule (PDF)

The following is a list of mission dates, principal investigators, their affiliation, and project titles that the Undersea Vehicles Program will support in 2023. New projects will be added as they are confirmed.
-April 17 - May 24, 2023:
Tim Battista, NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Sciences
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Multibeam groundtruthing of  Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands.  NOAA Ship Nancy Foster"
-June 27 - July 31 , 2023:
Stacey Harter, NOAA MDBC
"ROV surveys of Gulf of Mexico Mesophotic Coral.  NOAA Ship Pisces"
-Sept 14 - Oct 1, 2023:
Marissa Nuttall, Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary
"Stetson Bank Long Term Monitoring.  R/V Manta"
-October 8 - 18, 2023:
Dr. Peter Etnoyer, NOAA-Deep Sea Coral Program
"Soft coral collections in De Soto Canyon"