What's Happening

Under Alaskan Seas Expeditions, a student deep ocean science initiative launches on 50 year anniversary of submarine Trieste desent into Challenger Deep (10,617 meters 23 January 1960).


Alaska Deep Ocean Science Institute

Our Mission

The Alaska Deep Ocean Science Institute is dedicated to advancing deep-sea research, education and exploration of marine ecosystems in Alaska. Through scientific rigor and engagement of Alaska’s coastal students and communities, we wish to promote exploration of physical and biological processes at play in the Gulf of Alaska, Bering Sea, Chukchi Sea, Beaufort Sea and Arctic waters off of our shores.

For more information contact Michelle Ridgway at info@alaskadeepocean.org.