Pam Schaffer: Back on Dry Land- a Reflection, July 14, 2017

NOAA Teacher at Sea Pam Schaffer Aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada [July 2-10, 2018] Mission: ACCESS Cruise Geographic Area of Cruise: North Pacific:  Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary All I can say about my NOAA Teacher at Sea experience is WOW- what an incredible experience.   Thank you to everyone at the NOAA …

Pam Schaffer: Oceanographers Toolbox: What is a CTD? July 7,2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Pam Schaffer Aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada [July 2-10, 2018] Mission: ACCESS Cruise Geographic Area of Cruise: North Pacific:  Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary Weather Data from the Bridge Date July 7 2018 Time 1200  (noon) Latitude 37° 58.3’ N Longitude 123° 06.4’ W Present Weather/ Sky Cloudy Visibility (nm) 10 …

Pam Schaffer: Sampling the Food- Assessing Krill Populations July 5, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Pam Schaffer Aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada July 2-10, 2018 Mission: ACCESS Cruise Geographic Area of Cruise: North Pacific:  Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary   Weather Data from the Bridge Date July 5 2018 Time 1100 Latitude 37 30.1’N Longitude 123 08.5’W Present Weather/ Sky Cloudy Visibility (nm) …

Pam Schaffer: Getting Our “Sea Legs” and Getting to Work, July 3, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Pam Schaffer Aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada [July 2-10, 2018] Mission: ACCESS Cruise Geographic Area of Cruise: North Pacific:  Greater Farallones Nation Marine Sanctuary, Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary Weather Data from the Bridge. Date July 3 2018 Time 1200  (noon) Latitude 37° 49.5’ N Longitude 122° 48.1’ W Present Weather/ Sky Cloudy Visibility (nm) 10 …

Pam Schaffer: Welcome Aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada, July 2, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Pam Schaffer Aboard NOAA ship Bell M. Shimada July 2, 2018 – July 10, 2018   Today begins a nine day NOAA research cruise on NOAA ship Bell M. Shimada.  Presently, we're docked in San Francisco and will head out the gate at 0900 tomorrow.   I'm  really excited to be part of a …