2000

Mission 1 - JASON XI 'Going to Extremes' Looks at the Sea and Space through the Eyes of Modern-Day Explorers
Principal Investigator: Mark Patterson
Saturation: February 26 - March 11
Total Days: 14

Operational Support for Aquarius Undersea Laboratory
Principal Investigator: Chris Cooper
Saturation: April 4-7
Total Days: 4

Operational Support for Aquarius Undersea Laboratory
Principal Investigator: Chris Cooper
Saturation: April 11-13
Total Days: 3

Mission 2 - Ecology of deep-water reef sponges
Principal Investigator: Joe Pawlick, University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Saturation: May 15-24
Total Days: 10

Mission 3 - Near-Bottom Nutrient Fluxes on the Florida Keys Reef Tract
Principal Investigator: Jim Leichter
Saturation: June 12-21
Total Days: 10

Mission 4 - Effects of Water Flow and Prey Behavior on Coral Feeding
Principal Investigator: Ken Sebens
Saturation: July 10-19
Total Days: 10

Mission 5 - Rapid Response Projects in the South Atlantic Bight, Gulf of Mexico and Florida Keys
Principal Investigators: Steve Gittings & Steven Miller
Saturation: August 14-23
Total Days: 10

Mission 6 - Pysiological Ecology, Growth and Reproductive Biology of Halimeda Across a Gradient Depth
Principal Investigator: Celia Smith
Saturation: September 11-20
Total Days: 10

Mission 7 - Rapid Response Projects in the South Atlantic Bight, Gulf of Mexico and Florida Keys
Principal Investigator: Steven Miller/Special Access
Saturation: October 12-15
Total Days: 4

Mission 8 - Multiscale Measurements of Hydrodynamics and Nutrient Transfer Over Coral Reefs
Principal Investigator: Chris Finelli
Saturation: November 6-15
Total Days: 10