General Announcements:

  • The Sio7 website is currently offline while MarE3 investigates a security incident. They will notify the community when access is restored.
  • IODP is accepting applications to serve as the next IODP Forum Chair, with a term beginning October 1, 2021. Please see the Call for Applications for more information. The deadline to apply is May 14, 2021.
  • NSF has released a Dear Colleague Letter to request interest in proving a multi-decadal drilling vessel to support future international scientific ocean drilling.
  • The new IODP Code of Conduct and Anti-Harassment Policy has been approved by IODP's Program Member Offices.
  • The JOIDES Resolution Science Operator has updated its operations schedule for 2021 and 2022 in light of decisions by the JRFB and constraints due to COVID-19.
  • IODP sample requests are being accepted but completion and shipment of requests may be delayed due to COVID-19. For the current status of each IODP core repository, contact the repository curator.

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