An Argo float being launched in the Southern Ocean.
Research at sea is not for the faint hearted.
Our new ship Investigator is looking ship shape.
A team of specialists manage the Marine National Facility and enable Australian scientists and their international collaborators to undertake research.
The Marine National Facility operates Australia’s only blue-water research vessel dedicated to marine research throughout Australia’s vast ocean territories.
Investigator is a multi-purpose research vessel configured to enable a wide range of atmospheric, biological, goescience and oceanographic research.
The Marine National Facility is owned and operated by CSIRO on behalf of the nation www.csiro.au