Providing resources and training to enable researchers to safely conduct work on the water utilizing small craft.
The Scientific Boating Program at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego provides resources and training to enable researchers to safely conduct work on the water utilizing small craft, which include vessels up to 65’ in length. The program’s focus is to provide boat handling and other field training for students, researchers and staff; maintain shared use boats; and charter the R/V Bob and Betty Beyster for research use.
AUTHORIZATION AND TRAINING
Through the promulgation of effective standards, thorough training, and broad science support and oversight, the Scripps Scientific Diving Program promotes diving safety and scientific productivity.
CENTERS, LABS, AND PROGRAMS
Scripps Institution of Oceanography is home to interdisciplinary scientific research centers and major programs.
Scripps Oceanography is home to cutting-edge research facilities and scientific equipment.