UF/IFAS NCBS Field Research
This service is only available to internal UF/IFAS NCBS Employees. All other departments needing assistance with vessel related field research would need to submit a request form for a captained vessel.
About the Service
UF/IFAS NCBS researchers and staff must submit a request form for all field activities when utilizing station vessels, whether they are vessels with or without captains.
Field Work FAQs
This will be determined on a case-by-case review for the project being conducted.
A captain is required for all research/field activities that are not conducted by UF/IFAS NCBS employees. All other UF departments and external guests will need to complete an SKML Day Trip request form.
- CK Roses: 25ft Skiff with side access door – capacity 12
- Hells Bay: 18ft flats boat – capacity 3
- G3: 18ft aluminum – capacity 4
- Electrofishing Boat: 20ft – capacity 4
- Extension Vessel: 19ft Skiff – capacity 6
Request a research Vessel
Other Required Forms
Please print and complete the vessel/vehicle check list before and after field research trip.