Karah Nazor: The Glowing Dolphins of the Channel Islands and Interview with UCSC Graduate Student Ilysa “Ily” Iglesias, May 31, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Karah Nazor Aboard NOAA Ship Reuben Lasker May 29 - June 7, 2019 Mission: Rockfish Recruitment & Ecosystem Assessment Geographic Area: Central California Coast Date: May 31, 2019 Game Plan and Trawling Line: Channel Islands San Nicolas Line I am up on the flying bridge and I just saw two humpback …

Betsy Petrick: Highs and Lows of Scientific Exploration, June 27, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Betsy Petrick Aboard R/V Point Sur June 24 - July 3, 2019 Mission: Microbial Stowaways: Exploring Shipwreck Microbiomes in the deep Gulf of Mexico Geographic Area: Gulf of Mexico Date: June 27, 2019 Science LogYesterday was a doozy of a day I think everyone on the ship would agree.  One frustrating …

Betsy Petrick: All Aboard! Days 1 and 2, June 25, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Betsy Petrick Aboard R/V Point Sur June 24 - July 3, 2019 Mission: Microbial Stowaways: Exploring Shipwreck Microbiomes in the deep Gulf of Mexico Geographic Area: Gulf of Mexico Date: June 24-25, 2019 Science LogOn Monday I was introduced to the R/V Point Sur in Gulfport, Mississippi.  Every nook and cranny …

Karah Nazor: Sorting Protocol and the Ubiquitous Tunicates of the Central CA Coast: Salps and Pyrosomes, May 30, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Karah Nazor Aboard NOAA Ship Reuben Lasker May 29 - June 7, 2019 Mission: Rockfish Recruitment & Ecosystem Assessment Geographic Area: Central California Coast Date: May 30, 2019 Last night I fell asleep, twice, at the lab bench in between trawls, since I am still adjusting to being on the night …

Karah Nazor: Departure from the San Francisco Bay and First Night of Fishing, May 29, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Karah Nazor Aboard NOAA Ship Reuben Lasker May 29 - June 7, 2019 Mission: Rockfish Recruitment & Ecosystem Assessment Geographic Area: Central California Coast Date: May 28-29, 2019I departed Chattanooga, TN, for San Francisco, CA, on May 28th to participate as a NOAA Teacher at Sea on Leg 2 of NOAA’s …

Jill Bartolotta: Sea You Later, June 13, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 14, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: June 13, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 29°44.7’ N Longitude: 080°06.7’ W Wave Height: 2 feet Wind Speed: …

Jill Bartolotta: ROV, CTD, OMG, June 10, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 14, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: June 10, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 29°04.9’ N Longitude: 079°53.2’ W Wave Height: 1-2 feet Wind Speed: …

Betsy Petrick: Hurry Up and Shape Up to Ship Out, June 13, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Betsy Petrick Aboard R/V Point Sur June 24 - July 3, 2019 Mission: Microbial Stowaways: Exploring Shipwreck Microbiomes in the deep Gulf of Mexico Geographic Area: Gulf of Mexico Date: June 13, 2019 Introduction In just two weeks I will be shipping out of Gulfport, Mississippi on the University of Southern …

Lona Hall: Rockin’ at the NALL on Ugak, June 10, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Lona Hall Aboard NOAA Ship Rainier June 3 - 14, 2019 Mission: Kodiak Island Hydrographic Survey Geographic Area of Cruise: Kodiak Island, Alaska Date: June 10, 2019 Time:  1932 hours Location: Saltery Cove, Kodiak Island Weather from the Bridge: Latitude: 57°29.1359’ N Longitude: 152°44.0488’ W Wind Speed: 17.2 knots Wind Direction: …

Jill Bartolotta: Careers at Sea, June 8, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 14, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: June 8, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 30°30.7’ N Longitude: 078°11.2’ W Wave Height: 3 feet Wind Speed: …

Jill Bartolotta: Sounds of the Deep, June 5, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 14, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: June 5, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 29°01.5’ N Longitude: 079°16.0’ W Wave Height: 2 feet Wind Speed: …

Lona Hall: The Comforts of Life at Sea, June 8, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Lona Hall Aboard NOAA Ship Rainier June 3 - 14, 2019 Mission: Kodiak Island Hydrographic Survey Geographic Area of Cruise: Kodiak Island, Alaska Date: June 8, 2019 Time:  1630 hours Location: Saltery Cove, Kodiak Island Weather from the Bridge: Latitude: 57°29.2124’ N Longitude: 152°44.0648’ W Wind Speed: 15 knots Wind Direction: …

Lona Hall: Launchin’ and Lunchin’ Near Kodiak Island, June 6, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Lona Hall Aboard NOAA Ship Rainier June 3 - 14, 2019 Mission: Kodiak Island Hydrographic Survey Geographic Area of Cruise: Kodiak Island, Alaska Date: June 6, 2019 Time:  2000 hours Location: Underway to Isthmus Bay, Kodiak Island Weather from the Bridge: Latitude: 57°39.2266’ NLongitude: 152°07.5163’ WWind Speed: 11.6 knotsWind Direction: NW …

Jill Bartolotta: Future Explorers, June 3, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 14, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: June 3, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 28°48.6’ Longitude: 079°26.8’ Wave Height: 1-2 feet Wind Speed: 4 knots …

Jill Bartolotta: Start Your Engines, June 1, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 13, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: June 1, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 28°19.3’ N Longitude: 079°21.6’ Wave Height: 1-2 feet Wind Speed: 11 …

Jill Bartolotta: The Ins and Outs of Going, May 31, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 13, 2019 Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: May 31, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 28°29.0’ N Longitude: 079°34.1’ W Wave Height: 1-2 feet Wind Speed: …

Lona Hall: Meeting, Greeting, and Settling In, June 3, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Lona Hall Aboard NOAA Ship Rainier June 3 - 14, 2019   Mission: Kodiak Island Hydrographic Survey Geographic Area of Cruise: Kodiak Island, Alaska Date: June 3, 2019 Local Time: 1100 hours Location: Alongside, JAG Shipyard, Seward, AK Weather from the Bridge: Latitude: 60°05.1022’ NLongitude: 149°21.2954’ WWind Speed: 5 knotsWind Direction: …

Jill Bartolotta: All Aboard, Shipping Out, May 30, 2019

NOAA Teacher at Sea Jill Bartolotta Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer May 30 - June 14, 2019   Mission:  Mapping/Exploring the U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin and Blake Plateau Geographic Area of Cruise: U.S. Southeastern Continental Margin, Blake Plateau Date: May 30, 2019 Weather Data: Latitude: 24° 47.7 ‘NLongitude: 080° 20.2’WWave Height: 2-3 feetWind Speed: 10 …