Okeanos Explorer Shakedown Completed

NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer is back in port after a ship shakedown and multibeam patch test. From February 24 – March 15, the ship will be in the Gulf of Mexico on a seafloor mapping expedition. Stay tuned for more details.

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NOAA’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) is the nation’s first program dedicated to expanding our understanding of the ocean through systematic exploration, targeted research, and the use and advancement of undersea technologies. If you're looking for the official source of information about OER, please visit http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/ and http://explore.noaa.gov/. While this is an open forum, it's also intended to be a family friendly one. We look forward to hearing from you, but please keep your comments and wall posts appropriate. Comments and posts meeting the following criteria will be removed: - contain vulgar language, personal attacks of any kind, or offensive terms that target specific ethnic or racial groups - promote services or products (non-commercial links that are relevant to the blog post or comment are acceptable) - are far off-topic - make unsupported accusations The appearance of external links, advertisements, political opinions, or other posts do not constitute endorsement or that of the U.S. Government.
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One Response to Okeanos Explorer Shakedown Completed

  1. Bonnie Keller, 8th gr science teacher, former Educator at Sea on the E/V Nautilus says:

    My 8th grade science class in Fairfax, VA will be watching at times! I was on the E/V Nautilus in 2012, so I have gotten some students excited about undersea exploration. Go explore!

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