Justin Garritt: I Came, We Fished, I Learned. . . 2 Amazing Weeks Aboard Shimada: September 14, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Justin Garritt NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada September 1-14, 2018 Mission: End of Hake Research Geographical area of cruise: Seattle, Washington to Newport, Oregon Date: September 11-14, 2018: Day 11-14 Location: Off the coast of Newport, Oregon. End of research cruise. Throughout my life there have been moments when I recognize I am in the …

Justin Garritt: Precision in Science is Key. Calibrating Day and Ship Tour, September 5, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Justin Garritt NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada September 5, 2018 Topic Today: Calibrating the Equipment and ship tour Geographical area of cruise: Seattle, Washington to Newport, Oregon Today's Location and Weather: Beautiful sunny skies calibrating in Elliot Bay, Seattle, Washington Date: September 5, 2018 Today’s blog will focus on calibration and a …

Justin Garritt: What is NOAA and Why Are We Sailing? September 3, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Justin Garritt (Almost) aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada September 3, 2018 Geographical area of cruise: Seattle, Washington to Newport, Oregon Date: September 3, 2018 Today was day two and my first full day on-board. I learned so much about the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). I learned about what our ship, Bell M. …

Susan Dee: Microscopic Sea Life – Days 1-4, May 24, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea Susan Dee Aboard NOAA Ship Henry B. Bigelow May 23 - June 7, 2018 Mission:  Spring Ecosystem Monitoring Survey Geographic Area of Cruise:  Northeastern Coast U.S. Date: May 24, 2018 Weather Data from Bridge Latitude: 40°32' Longitude: 070°45' Sea Wave Height:  1-2 feet Wind Speed:  12 knots° Wind Direction: west Viability: unrestricted …

Sam Northern: Welcome Aboard NOAA Ship Gordon Gunter! May 29, 2017

NOAA Teacher at Sea Sam Northern Aboard NOAA ship Gordon Gunter May 28 – June 7, 2017 Mission: Spring Ecosystem Monitoring (EcoMon) Survey (Plankton and Hydrographic Data) Geographic Area of Cruise: Atlantic Ocean Date: May 29, 2017 Weather Data from the Bridge: Latitude: 41°31.8’N Longitude: -71°18.9’W Sky: 8/8 (Fully Cloudy, Overcast) Wind Direction: NE Wind …

Cathrine Prenot: A Fish Tale, Too Big to Fail. July 18, 2016

NOAA Teacher at Sea Cathrine Prenot Aboard the Bell M. Shimada July 17-July 30, 2016   Mission: 2016 California Current Ecosystem: Investigations of hake survey methods, life history, and associated ecosystem Geographical area of cruise: Pacific Coast from Newport, OR to Seattle, WA Date: July 18, 2016 Weather Data from the Bridge: Lat: 45º19.7 N Lon: …

Alex Miller: Delayed but Still Determined, May 28, 2015

NOAA Teacher at Sea Alexandra (Alex) Miller, Chicago, IL Aboard and Inport NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada May 27 – June 10, 2015 Mission: Rockfish Recruitment and Ecosystem Assessment Geographical area of cruise: Pacific Coast Date: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 Personal Log Greetings from NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada! From my time onboard I have learned …

Alex Miller: A Sailor’s Life is a Life for Me (for the Next 15 Days), May 26, 2015

NOAA Teacher at Sea Alexandra (Alex) Miller, Chicago, IL Soon to Be Aboard NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada May 27 – June 10, 2015   Mission: Rockfish Recruitment and Ecosystem Assessment Geographical area of cruise: Pacific Coast Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Personal Log Ahoy! Alex Miller, Teacher At Sea, here reporting to you from Newport, …

Kim Gogan: Preparing to be a NOAA Teacher at Sea, March 26, 2014

NOAA Teacher at Sea Kim Gogan (Soon to be aboard) NOAA Ship Gordon Gunter April 6 - May 1, 2014 Mission: AMAPPS & Turtle Abundance Survey,  Ecosystem Monitoring Geographical Area of Cruise: North Atlantic Ocean Date: March 26, 2014 Personal Log My name is Kim Gogan. I was born and raised on Chebeague Island in …