SEA has used the 10-AU since 1994 on our sailing school oceanographic vessels to collect long-term data sets of both extracted and in vivo chlorophyll fluorescence, and to train undergraduates in oceanography. Our two vessels each spend approximately 270 days at sea in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. The Turner Designs 10-AU field instruments have proven to be a rugged and dependable tools in relatively harsh conditions.
Author: Erik R. Zettler
Institution: Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA