TOUR the JOIDES Resolution in LYTTELTON, NZ
You are invited to a guided tour of the scientific research ship JOIDES Resolution. This 140m-long state-of-the-art floating laboratory is in New Zealand waters undertaking six expeditions investigating climate change, earthquakes, undersea volcanoes and the tectonics of our region, under the auspices of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP). Tour leaders will outline the just-completed eight-week mission studying ice sheet stability in the Ross Sea, and also preview the next expedition investigating the Hikurangi Subduction Zone east of the North Island.
9 MARCH 2018, 10.30am to 12noon, or 1pm to 2.30pm, or 3.30pm to 5pm
SPACES ARE LIMITED. TO SIGN UP FOR A TOUR, PLEASE REGISTER BY 1 MARCH VIA THIS LINK:
For more information, please contact the NZ IODP Office: firstname.lastname@example.org
REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL BECAUSE PORT PROTOCOL REQUIRES THAT NAMES OF VISITORS ARE AVAILABLE PRIOR TO THE EVENT. Guests are also required to be aged 13 or over.
YOU WILL NEED TO BRING PHOTO ID AND WEAR CLOSED-TOE FOOTWEAR. HI-VIZ VESTS WILL BE AVAILABLE.