2022-2023 USAP Field Season
Protected Species Observers for Bart (G-431)
Laura Denise Bluth
Supporting Stations: RV/IB Nathaniel B. Palmer
Protected species observers will participate on NBP23-01 to monitor seismic surveys for G-431-N Bart and O-269-N Coffin.
Field Season Overview
At least three observers will participate on the RV/IB Nathaniel B. Palmer, working in 24 hour shifts during seismic surveying. Authorization to conduct seismic surveys will take place from 12/15/22 - 1/15/23. All species observers will disembark NBP23-01 at McMurdo Station and fly out on the first available northbound flight.
Deploying Team Members