Oscar Elton Sette Cruise Reports (2002-Present)

Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 02-08
Equipment Testing, Fish Research
Leg I: 19 - 26 Nov 2002
Leg II: 2 - 13 Dec 2002
North Pacific, leeward side of Oahu, windward side of Oahu and Maui, lee side of the Island of Hawaii, Jeager Seamount
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-01
Monk Seal Research
4 - 18 Feb 2003
Waters off the main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-02 Leg II
Fish Research
Leg II: 19 Mar - 4 Apr 2003
North Pacific transition zone, northwest of Oahu, Cross Seamount, leeward side of the Island of Hawaii (Kona coast)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-03 Leg II
Larval Billfish Surface Tows
1 - 8 May 2003
Kona coast off the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-04
Monk Seal Field Camp Support and Personnel Transport
13 - 28 May 2003
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-05
Lobster Trapping
11 - 30 Jun 2003
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-06
Coral Reef Ecosystem Research
12 Jul - 17 Aug 2003
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-07
Coral Reef Ecosystem Research
19 Aug - 30 Sep 2003
Commonwealth of the Mariana Islands and Guam
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 03-08
Obtaining Specimens and Archival Gear
1 - 23 Oct 2003
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-01
Coral Reef Ecosystem Research
8-29 Jan 2004
Johnston Atoll: Howland and Baker Islands (U.S. Phoenix Islands)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-02
Coral Reef Ecosystem Research, Fish Surveys
3-26 Feb 2004
Territory of American Samoa
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-03
Oceanographic Research
2-16 Mar 2004
American Samoan waters within the U.S. EEZ
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-04
Coral Reef Ecosystem Research
21 Mar - 9 Apr 2004
U.S. Line Islands (Jarvis Island, Palmyra Atoll, Kingman Reef)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-05
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
17 - 28 Apr 2004
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-06
Fish Studies, Longlining, Larval Trawling
2 - 25 May 2004
The lee side of the Island of Hawaii (Kona coast) to the vicinity of Jaeger, Cross, and Swordfish Seamounts
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-07
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
30 May - 14 Jun 2004
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-09
Larval Billfish Surface Tows, Dipnetting
20 - 25 Jul 2004
Kona coast off the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-10
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
30 Jul - 16 Aug 2004
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-11
Environmental Monitor Research, Black Coral Research
Leg I: 24 Aug - 7 Sep 2004
Let II: 8 - 13 Sep 2004
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Channel waters of Lahaina, Maui
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 04-12
Larval Billfish
17 - 27 Sep 2004. Kona coast off the island of Hawaii.
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-01
Longlining, Fish Research
26 Jan - 19 Feb 2005
Palmyra.
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-02
Coral Reef Ecosystem Research
24 Feb - 6 Mar 2005
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-03
Larval Billfish Surface Tows and Dipnetting
10 - 17 Mar 2005
Kona coast off the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-04
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
21 Mar - 3 Apr 2005
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-05
Oceanographic Research
Leg I: 7 - 12 Apr 2005
Leg II: 12 - 18 Apr 2005
Leg III: 25 Apr - 1 May 2005
Cross Seamount, Finch Seamount off Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-06
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
5 - 20 May 2005
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-07
Larval Billfish Surface Tows and Egg Transfer, Doppler Transects
26 May - 2 Jun 2005
Kona Coast of the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-08
Lobster Trapping
07 Jun - 06 Jul 2005
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-09
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
19 Jul - 5 Aug 2005
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-10 and 05-11
Coral Reef Ecosystem Assessment and Research
16 Aug - 1 Oct 2005
Marianas Archipelago: (Saipan Guguan, Pagan, Asuncion, Uracas, Maug, Supply Reef, Agrihan, Alamagan, Zelandia Bank Sarigan, Anatahan, Pathfinder, Arakane, Tinian, Aguijan, and Rota)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-12
Coral Reef Ecosystem Assessment and Research
3-9 Oct 2005
Marianas Archipelago: (Island of Guam, Santa Rosa Reef, and Galvez Bank)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-13
Coral Reef Ecosystem Assessment and Research
12-30 Oct 2005
Wake Atoll
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 05-14
Longline
7-24 Nov 2005
In and around the lee side of the Island of Hawaii (Kona Coast) to the vicinity of Cross Seamount
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-01
Trolling, Testing Shark Repellent, Fish Research
18 Jan - 12 Feb 2006
American Samoa
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-02
Oceanographic Research
15 Feb - 2 Mar 2006
American Samoa Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-03
Cetacean Surveys
5-28 Mar 2006
American Samoa, Equatorial Central Pacific, and Johnston Island
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-04
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
6-17 Apr 2006
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-05
Larval Billfish Surface Tows, Dipnetting and Egg Transfer
24 Apr - 01 May 2006
Kona Coast off the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-06
Monk Seal Field Camp Support
8-23 May 2006
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-07
Lobster Trapping
5 Jun - 3 Jul 2006
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-08
Cetacean Survey, Monk Seal Field Camp Support
17 Jul - 3 Aug 2006
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-09
Marine Debris Removal
10 Aug - 6 Sep 2006
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-10
Fish Biology and Stock Assessment Division: Larval Billfish
13-21 September 2006
Kona Coast off the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-11
Coral Reef Ecosystem Biodiversity Census
8-28 Oct 2006
French Frigate Shoals, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Marine National Monument
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 06-12
Longlining
2-29 Nov 2006
In and around the main Hawaiian Islands targeting seamounts, ledges, thermal fronts and eddies
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-02
Cetacean Research
26 Feb - 12 Mar 2007
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-03
Oceanographic and Acoustic Research
21 Apr - 13 May 2007
Kealakekua Bay, Island of Hawaii, Cross Seamount, Penguin Banks
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-04
Monk Seal Field Camps, Cetacean Surveys
18 May - 7 Jun 2007
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-05
Lobster Trapping, Bottomfishing
13 Jun - 12 Jul 2007
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-06
Marine Debris Removal
18 Jul - 14 Aug 2007
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-07
Monk Seal Field Camps, Cetacean Surveys
20 Aug - 11 Sep 2007
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-08
Marine Debris Removal
17 Sep - 3 Oct 2007
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 07-09
Marine Debris Removal
11 Oct - 9 Nov 2007
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-03
HMS Oceanography
15 Apr - 9 May 2008
Kealakekua Bay, Island of Hawaii, Cross Seamount, and Control Site
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-04
Monk Seal Field Camps, Cetacean Surveys
16 May - 3 Jun 2008
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-05
Longlining
9 Jun - 4 Jul 2008
In and around the central Pacific Ocean targeting thermal fronts and eddies
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-06
Cetaceans
10-30 Jul 2008
Main Hawaiian Islands, specifically southwest of Kauai, at Penguin Banks and west of the Big Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-07
Deep Corals
1-8 Aug 2008
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-08
PSD Field Camps
13 Aug - 3 Sep 2008
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-09
PSD Forage
9-30 Sep 2008
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-10
Coral Reef Ecosystem Division/Corals: RAMP
16 Oct - 14 Nov 2008
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 08-11
FBSAD Juvenile Bottomfish
20 Nov - 4 Dec 2008
Main Hawaiian Islands, Kohala-Kona Coast of the Island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-01
PSD Cetacean Line-Transect Surveys
4-27 Feb 2009
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-02
EOD Pelagic Oceanography
12 Mar - 6 Apr 2009
North Pacific Ocean
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-03
FBSAD Juvenile Bottomfish and Larval Billfish
19-30 Apr 2009
Main Hawaiian Islands, Kohala-Kona Coast of Big Island
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-04
Monk Seal Field Camps
6-21 May 2009
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-05
Lobster Trapping, Bottomfishing
31 May - 27 Jun 2009
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-07
Monk Seal Field Camps
7-24 Aug 2009
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-08, Leg I
Marine Debris
1-30 Sep 2009
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 09-08, Leg II
Marine Debris
6-30 Oct 2009
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 10-01
Protected Species Division Cetacean Survey
20 Jan - 6 Feb 2010
North Pacific Ocean, transit from Oahu, Hawaii to Guam including Wake Island
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 10-02
PIFSC Marine Resource Survey and Methodological-Assessment Project
11 Feb - 14 Mar 2010
Guam and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI: Rota, Farallon de Medinilla and Saipan)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 10-03
EOD Oceanography
20 Mar - 12 Apr 2010
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), Guam, and Micronesia
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 10-04
PSD Cetacean Line-Transect Surveys
19 Apr - 4 May 2010
Transit from Guam to Oahu via Wake Island
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 10-06
CRED Mesophotic Reef Survey
7-17 July 2010
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 11-02
EOD Oceanography
25 Feb - 25 Mar 2011
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 11-04
Kona IEA Survey
01-Jul - 13 Jul 2011
The lee coast of the island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 11-06
FRMD Life History
28 August - 11 November 2011
Main Hawaiian Islands, Kohala-Kona Coast of Big Island
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 11-07
FRMD/CRED Fisheries Research (AUV)
18-27 September 2011
Maui, Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 11-08
Palmyra Cetacean and Ecosystem Assessment Survey
20 October - 18 November 2011
Palmyra Atoll Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-01
Fisheries Research
12-26 March 2012
Offshore Fishing Banks of American Samoa
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-02
Comparison of Fishery-Independent Sampling Methods for Coral Reef Fish
2-19 April 2012
Tutuiula, American Samoa
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-03
Cetacean Line-Transect Abundance Surveys
23 April - 17 May 2012
Palmyra Atoll Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-04
Monk Seal Camp Deployment and Marine Debris Survey and Removal
15 June - 14 July 2012
Main Hawaiian Islands and Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-06
Fisheries Research in the Main Hawaiian Islands
12-25 August 2012
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-07
Hawaii Annual Catch Limits (ACLs)
1-13 September 2012
Main Hawaiian Islands
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 12-08
Comparison of Fishery-Independent Sampling Methods for Main Hawaiian Islands Bottomfish
22 September - 3 October 2012
Leeward Maui
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 13-02
Fisheries Research
15-29 April 2013
Leeward Maui
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 13-03
Cetacean Line-Transect Abundance Survey
7 May - 5 June 2013
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 13-04
EOD Kona Intergrated Ecosystem Assessment Survey
12-26 June 2013
The lee coast of the island of Hawaii
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 13-05
Monk Seal Field Camps
3-21 July 2013
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 14-05
Fisheries Research
25 July - 8 August 2014
In-shore, deepwater, and offshore banks surrounding Guam
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 14-06
Monk seal surveys and transportation, gear recovery
30 August - 19 September 2014
Main Hawaiian Islands and Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 14-07
Marine Debris Removal
25 September - 27 October 2014
Main Hawaiian Islands and Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 15-01
EOD North Pacific Subtropical Front Survey
3-14 April 2015
Waters of the North Pacific
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 15-06
PSD: Hawaiian monk seal population surveys
September 6 - October 2, 2015
Main Hawaiian Islands and Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 16-01
Sampling, surveys, and data collection
22 February - 13 April 2016
Samoa Archipelago
Oscar E. Sette, Cruise 17-01
Insular bottomfish survey
13 Oct - 15 Oct 2016 and 24 Oct - 04 Nov 2016
Main Hawaiian Islands