[from Deep-Sea Life Vol 13]
NOAA’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) is pleased to announce the release of New Frontiers in Ocean Exploration: The E/V Nautilus, NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer, and R/V Falkor 2018 Field Season, a report of OER activities for 2018 including NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer expeditions and sponsored projects funded to leverage OER’s mission to explore the unknown and poorly known areas of the deep ocean. The publication includes decadal-themed articles and graphics of the Okeanos Explorer’s evolution and progress toward fulfilling the vision of the President’s Panel on Ocean Exploration. The efforts of the Ocean Exploration Trust and Schmidt Ocean Institute are also featured. The report is live and available for download with hard copies arriving in mid-May.