Welcome to the NOAA Collection. Here you will find tabs consisting of a sample location map and a list of all the cruises hosted by the OSU-MGR.
For a digital map of cruise locations and goals see the map below or the NOAA Digital Atlas. Dive location dots below may represent multiple collected samples. Please zoom in to see different samples from the same dive.
Sample images and descriptions can be found on the individual expedition sites.
EX1504L2: Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument and the Johnston Atoll (Red circles). Jul-Aug 2015
EX1504L3: Hawaii and Geologist Seamounts (Red circles). Aug-Sep 2015
EX1504L4: Johnston Atoll (Red circles). Sep 2015
EX1603: Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument – Deep Waters (Green circles). Feb-Mar 2016
EX1605: Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument (Blue circles). Apr-Jul 2016
EX1606: Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument (Yellow circles). Jul-Aug 2016
EX1702: American Samoa Expedition (Pink circles). Feb-Apr 2017
EX1703: Discovering the Deep: Exploring Remote Pacific MPAs (White circles). Mar 2017
EX1705: Mountains in the Deep: Exploring the Central Pacific Basin (Teal circles). Apr-May 2017
EX1706: Laulima O Ka Moana: Exploring Deep Monument Waters Around Johnston Atoll (Brown circles). Jul-Aug 2017
EX1708: Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts (Grey circles). Sep 2017
EX1803: Gulf of Mexico. (Red Circles). Apr – May 2018
EX1806: The Windows to the Deep 2018: Exploration of the Southeast U.S. Continental Margin. (Green Circles). Jun 2018
EX1811: Océano Profundo 2018: Exploring Deep-sea Habitats off Puerto Rico & the U.S. Virgin Islands. (Blue Circles). Nov 2018
EX1903L2: Windows to the Deep 2019: Exploration of the Deep-sea Habitats of the Southeastern United States. May-Jul 2019
EX1905L2: Deep Connections 2019: Exploring Atlantic Canyons and Seamounts of the United States and Canada. Aug-Sep 2019
EX1907: 2019 Southeastern U.S. Deep-sea Exploration. Oct-Nov 2019