Welcome to the R/V Sikuliaq Science Operations Site. Content here is aimed at science project planning and information for science project members sailing aboard the vessel.
R/V Sikuliaq is owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, as part of the U.S. academic research fleet. The vessel is used by scientists from the U.S. and international oceanographic community through the University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System.

Sikuliaq in the ice-covered Beaufort Sea
Photo courtesy of @iceinmotion