2005

Mission 1 — Staff Training and System Checks
Principal Investigator: Craig Cooper, NURC/UNCW
Training: April 18 — 19
Mission: April 20 — 22

CANCELLED Mission 2 — NASA Space Simulation and Training Project: NEEMO IX
Principal Investigator: Bill Todd, NASA/United Space Alliance
Training: June 6 — 10
Mission: June 13 — 19

Mission 3 — The role of Hydrodynamics in Determining Nutrient Fluxes to Conch Reef
Principal Investigator: Dr. Stephen Monismith
Training: July 5 — 8, 11
Mission: July 12 — 21

Mission 4 — Sponge production and recycling of new nitrogen in coral reef
Principal Investigator: Dr. Chris Martens, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mission: August 15 - 24

CANCELLED Mission 5 — NASA Space Simulation and Training Project: NEEMO IX
Principal Investigator: Bill Todd, NASA / United Space Alliance
NEEMO Mission Director: Marc Reagan
Training: September 26 — 30
Mission: October 3 — 23

Mission 6 — Movement Behavior of Fishes: The Role of Scale and No–take Protection in the Conch Reef SPA/RO
Principal Investigator: Dr. James Lindholm, PIER
Training: October 31 — November 4
Mission: November 7 — 18

Mission 7 — Navy Saturation Diving School training mission for habitat saturation diving, I
Co–Principal Investigators: Craig Cooper, NURC/UNCW
Supervisor of Diving: Capt. Mark Helmkamp, USN
Mission: December 5 — 9

Mission 8 — Navy Saturation Diving School training mission for habitat saturation diving, II
Co–Principal Investigators: Craig Cooper, NURC/UNCW
Supervisor of Diving: Capt. Mark Helmkamp
Mission: December 9 — 14