Data Policy

Information for planing data collection

Deck Operations

Planning information for helicopter use and exposure suits

Diving Policy

Information on the scientific driving policy

Drifters & Moorings

Learn more about drifters and moorings

Expendable Office Supplies and Media

Planning information for office supplies

General Use and Isotope Vans

Planning information if a lab van or isotope lab are required

HazMat Policy

Treatment of hazardous materials

Life Aboard Healy

Various topics about living aboard the cruise vessel

Medical Policy

Policies for medical care


Midnight rations on the Healy

MOB & DEMOB Policy

Mobilizing & demobilizing in port

Non-US Citizens

Planning a cruise with non-US citizens aboard

On-Ice Operations Plan

Various on-ice operations

Polar Bear Interaction

Instructions on what to do for polar bear interactions

Post Cruise Obligations

Guidelines for post cruise obligations

Radiation Policy

Managing radioactive materials onboard

Science Equipment Loss & Damage

Liabilities for lost or damaged equipment

Science Berthing

Information to plan ahead for berthing arrangements

Welcome Aboard

Informational welcome documents

Third Party request to sail on Healy

Individuals not associated with USCG or the Science mission who have a need to sail on Healy

Flying drones from Healy

Flying drones from Healy