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  Island  -  2013  -  Roger Revelle  
  Project Information  
Project Title: Island-trapped waves, internal waves, and island circulation Project Status: Submitted
Principal Investigator: T. M. Shaun Johnston, SIO Project Institution: SIO
Project ID: 103741 Version #: 7
Date Submitted: 1/18/2013 6:34:00 PM Created By: T. M. Shaun Johnston
Date Last Modified: 2/12/2013 3:14:00 PM URI Serial #: None
Funding Agencies: NAVY/ONR - NONE - Funded
Summary of Field Work: One cruise in each of 2013 and 2014 near Palau. Survey cruise in 2013 will use shipboard sonars and possibly LADCP/CTD time series to examine internal waves with the time series stations and geostrophic flow around an island by covering about some 100-200-km-long cross-shore sections around an island. Process cruise in 2014 will focus on LADCP/CTD time series near the steep slope in 50-1500 m water depths to examine effects of internal waves and island-trapped waves on flow through reef passages. Two to four short ADCP-only moorings will be deployed. Moorings will be recovered either from a non-UNOLS boat or on the cruise in 2014. SeaSoar will be used to examine eddy shedding in the lee of an island.
Summary of Facility Requirements: SeaSoar, brackets for rosette for mounting my LADCP system
Summary of other requirements and comments:  
Ship Request Identification
Type of Request: Primary Ship Use Request Status: Submitted
Request ID: 1005951 Created By: T. M. Shaun Johnston
Date Last Modified: 2/12/2013 3:14:00 PM Date Submitted: 1/18/2013 6:34:00 PM
Requested Ship, Operating Days and Dates
Year: 2013 Ship/Facility: Roger Revelle
Optimum Start Date: 6/17/2013 Dates to Avoid:  
Earliest Start Date: 6/17/2013 Multi-Ship Op: No
Latest Start Date: 7/17/2013 Other Ship(s):

Operating Days Needed: Science Days Mob Days De-Mob Days Estimated Transit Days Total Days
14 2 1 0 17
Repeating Cruise?
(within same year)
No Interval:   # of Cruises:  

Description of Repeating cruise requirements:
Justification/Explanation for ship choice, dates,
conflicts, number of days & multi-ship operations:
Work Area for Cruise
Short Description of Op Area
for use in schedules:
Description of Op Area: cross-shore sections from 1500 m isobath to 200 km offshore
Op Area Size/Dia.: 300
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
5° N / 132° E map
23 map
NP10 map
10° N / 137° E map
59 map
NP10 map
  Show Degrees Minutes    
Foreign Clearance and Permitting Requirements
Foreign Clearance Required? Yes Coastal States:

Micronesia, Palau
 Important Info on Foreign Research Clearances  

Are you or any member in your science party bringing in any science equipment items which are regulated for export by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)?
No If yes, have you applied for the necessary permits through your export control office? No
 Questions about ITAR/EAR regulations?

Comments about foreign clearance requirements or
description of any other special permitting requirements
(e.g., MMPA, ESA, IHA, Marine Sanctuaries, etc.)
Port Calls
Requested Start Port Intermediate Port(s) Requested End Port
Malakal Harbor, Caroline Islands, Palau None Malakal Harbor, Caroline Islands, Palau
Explanation/justification for requested
ports and dates of intermediate stops
or to list additional port stops
Work will take place around Palau

 Important Info on Working in Foreign Ports

Science Party
Chief Scientist: T. M. Shaun Johnston, SIO
# in Science Party 8 # of different science teams 1 # Marine Technicians to be
provided by ship operator:
(include in science party total)
Explanation of Science Party Requirements and Technician Requirements 5 scientists, 2 STS for SeaSoar operations, and 1 res tech
Instrumentation Requirements That Impact Scheduling Decisions
Unselected Dynamic PositioningUnselected ADCPSelected MultibeamUnselected Seismic
Unselected Dredging/Coring/Large Dia. Trawl WireUnselected Stern A-frameUnselected Fiber Optic (.681)Unselected 0.680 Coax Wire
Unselected SCUBA DivingUnselected Radioisotope use - briefly describeUnselected NO Radioisotope use/Natural level workUnselected Other Operator Provided Inst. - Describe
0 PI-Provided Vans - briefly describe Unselected MOCNESS  
Explain Instrumentation or Capability
requirements that could affect choice
of ship in scheduling.

Major Ancillary Facilities (that require coordination of schedules with ship schedule)
Unselected Helicopter Ops (USCG)Unselected Twin OtterUnselected Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) 
Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)
Unselected Other AUVUnselected Sentry  
Coring Facility
Unselected Jumbo Piston CoringUnselected Large Gravity Core Unselected MC800 multicorer w/ MISO camera/telemetryUnselected OSU Coring Facility (MARSSAM)
Unselected Other Large Coring FacilityUnselected WHOI Long Core  
Human Occupied Vehicle (HOV)
Unselected AlvinUnselected Clelia (HBOI)Unselected JSL I & II (HBOI)Unselected Other HOV
Other Facility
Unselected MISO Facility - deep-sea imagingUnselected Other FacilityUnselected Potential Fields Pool Equipment 
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Unselected JasonUnselected Other ROV  
Seismic Facility
Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Center (OBSIC)Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool (OBSIP)Unselected Ocean-Bottom Seismometer Program (UTIG)Unselected Other Seismic/OBS Facility
Unselected PASSCALUnselected Portable MCS groupUnselected Portable MCS/SCS groupUnselected U.S. Geological Survey Ocean Bottom Seismometer Facility (USGS at WHOI)
Towed Underwater Vehicle
Unselected ARGO IIUnselected Hawaii MR1 (HMRG)Unselected IMI12 (HMRG)Unselected IMI120 (HMRG - formerly DSL 120A)
Unselected IMI30 (HMRG)Selected Other Towed Underwater VehicleUnselected Towfish 
UNOLS Van Pool
Unselected AUV Lab Van #1Unselected Clean Lab VanUnselected Cold Lab VanUnselected General Purpose Lab Van
Unselected Radioisotope Lab VanUnselected Wet Lab Van  
UNOLS Winch Pool
Unselected Mooring SpoolerUnselected Portable WinchUnselected Turn Table 
Explain Major Ancillary Facilities
Requirements and list description
and provider for "other" systems.
Request SIO's SeaSoar, SeaSoar winch, and trawl winch

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