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  Marine DIC photochem  -  2018  -  Kilo Moana  
  Project Information  
Project Title: Transforming our understanding of DIC Photoproduction in Oceanic Waters Project Status: Submitted
Principal Investigator: Jay Brandes, Skidaway Project Institution: Skidaway
Project ID: 105155 Version #: 5
Date Submitted: 2/3/2016 11:45:00 AM Created By: Leanne Powers
Date Last Modified: 7/5/2016 4:47:00 PM URI Serial #: None
Funding Agencies: NSF/OCE/CO - 1635618 - Funded
Summary of Field Work: We propose to collect water for DOC/DIC analysis and optical measurements (CDOM/EEMS) from all stations/depths sampled throughout the cruise. We also plan on collecting large volumes (~10 L samples) for DIC photochemistry experiments back at SkiO.
Summary of Facility Requirements: For DIC photochemistry, we require a full Niskin for each sample (1 surface sample per station) and fridge space for these samples. For the proposed DOC/DIC/CDOM/EEMS survey work, we require <1 L per Niskin bottle, a CTD rosette, and freezer space to store DOC samples for analysis back at SkiO (in 40 mL bottles). Ideally, I will gravity filter (0.2 um) samples directIy from Niskin bottles but can use less if water requirements are high (~40 mL required for DOC, ~20 mL for DIC, and ~10 mL for CDOM/EEMS). We propose to bring a Horiba Aqualog to run CDOM/EEMS at sea, which will require approximately 4 linear feet of bench space. It is best to run optics on fresh samples at sea, but if this is not possible, samples can be stored cold and run at SkiO. Additionally, because we are interested in using results from this cruise in remote sensing models, any optical sensor packages that can be in included (e.g. O2 sensor, Irradiance, CDOM fluorescence, and Chl fluorescence) will be useful data for our project.
Summary of other requirements and comments:  
Ship Request Identification
Type of Request: Ancillary Request Status: Submitted
Request ID: 1008249 Created By: Leanne Powers
Date Last Modified: 2/4/2016 4:16:00 PM Date Submitted: 2/3/2016 11:45:00 AM
Requested Ship, Operating Days and Dates
Year: 2018 Ship/Facility: Kilo Moana
Optimum Start Date: 1/1/2018 Dates to Avoid: We would like to collect winter and summer samples at HOTS Station Aloha, starting in the winter 2018. We would also to coordinate with ongoing sampling at HOTS.
Earliest Start Date: 12/1/2017 Multi-Ship Op: No
Latest Start Date: 2/1/2018 Other Ship(s): N/A

Operating Days Needed: Science Days Mob Days De-Mob Days Estimated Transit Days Total Days
4 0 0 0 4
Repeating Cruise?
(within same year)
Yes Interval: 180 # of Cruises: 2

Description of Repeating cruise requirements: We would like to sample winter and summer at Station Aloha. Proposed dates are Jan 2018 and June 2018.
Justification/Explanation for ship choice, dates,
conflicts, number of days & multi-ship operations:
We selected Station Aloha for the regularity of sampling here, and to put our data in historical context with the long-term monitoring here.
Work Area for Cruise
Short Description of Op Area
for use in schedules:
Description of Op Area: Station Aloha
Op Area Size/Dia.: 54
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
21.3° N / 158° W map
88 map
NP12 map
21.3° N / 158° W map
88 map
NP12 map
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Foreign Clearance and Permitting Requirements
Foreign Clearance Required? No Coastal States:
 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
Honolulu, HI, USA None, , None, Honolulu, HI, USA
Explanation/justification for requested
ports and dates of intermediate stops
or to list additional port stops

 Important Info on Working in Foreign Ports

Science Party
Chief Scientist: Jay Brandes, Skidaway
# in Science Party 1 # 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 We are requesting thata graduate student participate in 2 cruises, already ongoing to Station Aloha.
Instrumentation Requirements That Impact Scheduling Decisions
Unselected Dynamic PositioningUnselected ADCPUnselected 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)Unselected 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.

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