SIKULIAQ Cruise Manual

      Welcome Aboard

     The National Science Foundation's

     Ice Capable Research Vessel SIKULIAQ



Sikuliaq, pronounced [see-KOO-lee-auk], is an Inupiaq name meaning "young sea ice" or "young sea ice that is safe to walk on". University of Alaska "America's Arctic University" is proud to operate the R/V Sikuliaq on the behalf of the National Science Foundation (NSF).