Expeditionary activities of the IO RAS
In 1949, the Institute received at its disposal the first research vessel "Vityaz" with a displacement of 5.7 thousand tons. It was a ship specially re-equipped for oceanological work, with the name of which a series of scientific discoveries that glorified Russian science is associated.
In the difficult conditions of the 90s, the Institute managed to fulfill one of the main tasks - the prevention of destruction, the restoration and modernization of the scientific fleet.
Almost all sea expeditions of the Institute are of a complex nature and include nature conservation and ecological topics. more ...