David Walker: Slowly Getting the Hang of Things (Days 3-5), June 29, 2015

Sexing Fish

NOAA Teacher at Sea David Walker Aboard NOAA Ship Oregon II June 24 – July 9, 2015 Mission: SEAMAP Bottomfish Survey Geographical Area of Cruise: Gulf of Mexico Date: Monday, June 29, 2015 Weather Data from the Bridge Weather remained quite calm through Days 3-5.  I observed a couple minor rain showers during the night …

Sue Zupko, Sing it, Willie–On the Road Again, September 10, 2014

NOAA Teacher at Sea Sue Zupko Aboard NOAA Ship Henry B. Bigelow September 7-19, 2014 Mission: Autumn Bottom Trawl Leg I Geographical Area of Cruise: Atlantic Ocean from Cape May, NJ to Cape Hatteras, NC Date: September 10, 2014 Weather Data from the Bridge Lat 37°38'N Lon 075°15.8W Present Weather CL Visibility 10 +nm Wind …

Crystal Davis, Female, Male? How do you tell? July 2, 2014

NOAA Teacher at Sea  Crystal Davis Aboard NOAA ship Oregon II June 23-July 7, 2014 Mission: SEAMAP Groundfish Survey Geographical area of cruise: Gulf of Mexico Date: Wednesday July 2, 2014 Weather: Clear and sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms Winds:   5-10 knots Waves:   2-3 feet Science and Technology Log: Shortly after boarding the Oregon II, the …

Amie Ell: Fireworks, Fish, and Flukes, July 6, 2013

NOAA Teacher at Sea Amie Ell Aboard NOAA Ship Oscar Dyson (NOAA Ship Tracker) June 30 – July 21, 2013 Mission: Alaska Walleye Pollock Survey Geographical Area: Gulf of Alaska Date: July 6th, 2013 Location Data from the Bridge: Latitude: 55.29.300 N Longitude: 156.25.200 W Ship speed:   10.7 kn Weather Data from the Bridge: Air temperature: 8.6 degrees …

Patty McGinnis: Women Scientists on the Ocean Starr, May 27, 2013

NOAA Teacher at Sea Patty McGinnis Aboard R/V Ocean Starr May 20 - 29, 2013 Mission: Juvenile Rockfish Survey Geographical Area of Cruise: Point Reyes, CA Date: Monday, May 27, 2013 Weather Data from the Bridge Latitude: 38 09.465 ° N Longitude: 123 01.204 ° W Air Temperature: 10.2 Celsius Wind Speed: 17 knots Wind Direction: North Surface …

Andrea Schmuttermair: Collecting Data, June 30, 2012

NOAA Teacher at Sea Andrea Schmuttermair Aboard NOAA Ship Oregon II June 22 – July 3 Mission: Groundfish Survey Geographical area of cruise: Gulf of Mexico Date: June 30, 2012 Ship  Data from the Bridge Latitude: 2830.05N Longitude: 8955.4W Speed: 10 knots Wind Speed: 7.11 Wind Direction: S/SW Surface Water Salinity: 29.3 Air Temperature: 28.4C …

Andrea Schmuttermair: Tows Away! June 26, 2012

NOAA Teacher at Sea Andrea Schmuttermair Aboard NOAA Ship Oregon II June 22 – July 3 Mission: Groundfish Survey Geographical area of cruise: Gulf of Mexico Date: June 26, 2012  Ship  Data from the Bridge: Latitude:  2805.26N Longitude: 9234.19W Speed:  10mph Wind Speed:  5.86 knots Wind Direction:   E/SE Surface Water Salinity:  35.867 PPT Air Temperature: …

Andrea Schmuttermair: Eager Anticipation from Land-locked Colorado, June 7, 2012

NOAA Teacher at Sea Andrea Schmuttermair Aboard NOAA Ship Oregon II June 22 – July 3, 2012 Mission: Groundfish Survey Geographical area of cruise: Gulf of Mexico (between Galveston TX and Pascagoula, MS) Date: June 7, 2012 Personal Log (pre-cruise) What does       +     +       =   ? That’s right! Ms. …