General Announcements:

  • The JRFB invites the international community to provide comments on the draft guidelines for science proposals using a future U.S. drillship. The comment period will be open until August 31, 2022.
  • ECORD has postponed Expedition 377 (Arctic Ocean Paleoceanography) by two to three years due to uncertainties regarding regional safety issues in implementing the expedition as currently planned.
  • IODP has been endorsed as part of the first set of Decade Actions of the UN Decade of Ocean Science. Learn more about participating in the NSF & the Ocean Decade: A Resource for Researchers guide.
  • The Sio7 website is currently offline while MarE3 investigates a security incident. They will notify the community when access is restored.
  • IODP sample requests are being accepted but completion and shipment of requests may be delayed due to COVID-19. For the current status of each IODP core repository, contact the repository curator.

Meeting Outcomes:

New Reports and Publications: