The following is a list of mission dates, principal investigators, their affiliation, and project titles that the Undersea Vehicles Program will support in 2015. New projects will be added as they are confirmed.
- April 2 - 26, 2016:
Tim Battista, NOAA Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment
"Seafloor Characterization of Puerto Rico and St. Thomas, USVI"
- May 9 - June 1, 2016:
Margot Stiles, Oceana, University of the
"Coral Reef Exploratory Work off the Philippines at a Pinnacle Reaching 60 Meters Below the Surface Aboard the M/V DA BFAR"
- June 5 - 23, 2016:
Andrew David, NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center
"Establish Baseline Estimates of Reef Fish Density and Species Composition Associated With Bottom Features Within and Outside the South Atlantic Marine Protected Areas"
- September 4 - September 23, 2016:
Emma Hickerson, Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary
"Post Removal Survey of HI389A Platform, NW Gulf Of Mexico Cruise, and Long Term Monitoring of Stetson Bank."
- October 1 - 18, 2016:
John Reed, Cooperative Institute for Ocean Exploration, Research, and Technology
"Mesophotic and Deepwater Reef Ecosystems - ROV Surveys of Cuba"