Ships → Lake Explorer II

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Name: Lake Explorer II
Captain: MIller, Sam
Length: 90 feet
Beam: 23 feet
Draft: 7.2 feet
Speed: 10 knots
Displacement: 220 tons
Hull: Steel
Year: 1966

Comments:

See the Lake Explorer II web page at:
 

http://www.epa.gov/Med/Res_Areas/rv_lake_explorer_ii.htm

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Crew Size ( inc. Captain ): 4
Number of Scientists Vessel can Accommodate: 7
Field Season: May - October
Operation Days / Year: 60
Schedule Finalized in:

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Science Officer in Crew?:
Crew Provides Onboard Science Support?:
Payment In Kind? Time on Another Ship?
Fuel as a type of "Payment in Kind"?
Needed Equipment as a type of "Payment In Kind"?
"Piggyback" Research Permitted When Possible?
Encourage Crosstraining other Agencies with Vessel and Crew?
Vessel made available to outside Researchers?

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Institution Required Certification:
Certification Captain: USCG 200 ton Master
Certification Crew: USCG 50 ton Mate
Certification Engineer: USCG DDE
Home Port: Duluth, Minnesota
Home Port Lake: Lake Superior
Institution: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Contact Name: Sam Miller
Address: 6201 Congdon Blvd
City: Duluth
State / Province: MN
Country: United States
Postal / Zip Code: 55804
Phone: 218-529-5211
Fax: 218-529-5003
Email: miller.samuel@epa.gov
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