When not fishing for salmon or albacore,
the Bonnie Marietta is available for research and support charters on a daily,
weekly, or monthly basis, for the entire west coast. An owner-operated vessel
can be a cost effective way to handle many ocean research needs. Captain Mark
would be pleased to discuss the possibility of his participation in any of your
EXPERIENCE YOU CAN COUNT ON
Captain Mark has over 3 decades of
experience in commercial and passenger fishing, and ocean research. He holds a
United States Coast Guard Masters license, is Hazwoper trained, and holds
certification in sea survival training. He has performed a wide variety of
charter work with the Bonnie Marietta, including but not limited to, diver
support, side scan, multi beam, sub-bottom profiling, core sampling, water
sampling, oil recovery, marine mammal observation, and ROV (Remote Operated
Vehicle) support. (Click
HERE for additional
information about Captain Mark’s experience.)
A VESSEL TO SUIT YOUR NEEDS
The Bonnie Marietta is a 38-foot fully
equipped fishing and research support vessel, constructed with superior
materials and workmanship. She is powered by a Cummins 210 horsepower main
engine, a 10.5 KW Kubota generator, and includes a full compliment of
electronics. She can be outfitted or altered to meet specific job requirements.
(Click HERE for
in-depth information about the Bonnie Marietta.)
PAST CHARTERS INCLUDE:
Greenridge Science, Santa Barbara, CA,
geophysical effects on rockfish, pilot study
Battalle, Sequim, WA, geophysical effects on
rockfish, principal study.
UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA, tagging deep-water
rockfish, diver support.
Coastal Fisheries Foundation, San Raphael,
CA, experimental longline study.
NMF, Long Beach, CA, marine mammal
Clean Seas , Carpinteria, CA, oil spill
Entrix , Walnut Creek, CA, diver support,
Kinnetic Labs , Santa Cruz, CA, grab
sampling, diver support, bottom coring.
Fugro , Ventura, CA, sub-bottom profiling,
side scan sonar.
Marine Research Specialists, Ventura, CA,
bottom and water sampling, ROV support, bottom trawls, plankton tows.
Coastal Resources Management, Corona Del Mar,
CA, diver support.
Marine Resource Consultants, Santa Barbara,
CA, diver support.
John E. Chance , Lafayette, LA, bottom
profiling, side scan sonar, multi beam sea bat.
Racal Pelagos , San Diego, CA, side scan
sonar, sub-bottom profiling, diver support.
American Pacific Marine, Oxnard, CA, diver
Ceontic , Oxnard, CA, diver support.
Applied Marine Sciences, Livermore, CA, diver
Stolt Comex Seaway, Oxnard, CA, diver
Evans-Hamilton , Vicksburg, MS, wave rider
deployment, diver support.
Marine and Coastal Environmental Sciences,
Concord, CA, diver support.
World Com/MFS Globenet, Arlington, VA/Los
Osos, CA, cable guard boat.
Ecomar , Goleta, CA, drill bit recovery,
Aquatic Bioassay and Consulting, Ventura, CA,
bottom sampling, diver/ROV support.
Moss Landing Marine Labs, Moss Landing, CA, "CICORE"
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA, "CODAR" support and calibration
Liquid Robotics, Santa Cruz, CA, research vehicle recovery
Deep Solutions Inc., Clearwater, FL, fiber optic installation,
TEG Oceanographic Services, Santa Cruz, CA diver support
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, San Diego, CA, SPRAY
RESON, Goleta, CA, SEABAT diver support
TNC, Morro Bay, CA , bottom sampling
SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, ocean
support/over flight testing