Ice Strengthened Research Vessels

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Nathaniel B. Palmer
Laurence M Gould

The United States Antarctic Program utalizes two ice strengthened research vessels for oceanographic research and logistical support for Palmer Station. The two vessels, Nathaniel B. Palmerand the Laurence M. Gould are leased for exclusive use in Antarctic waters by the National Science Foundation from Edison Chouest Offshore, Galliano La. To learn more about each ship, click on the picture.

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