In addition to MCR’s own research and outreach activities, R.V. Song of the Whale is also available for third party charter. There are a number of options including:-
Research cruises – utilising members of MCR’s highly-skilled staff team as required and their extensive experience in visual and acoustic marine survey. The MCR team is adept in working collaboratively with other research groups to help facilitate their projects. Song of the Whale is equipped with the latest passive acoustic monitoring systems and software, oceanographic apparatus and navigation equipment, providing robust and accurate data collection with minimal disturbance.
Charter cruises – includes essential marine operations crew. Up to ten berths can be available to the charterer for your researchers, film crew or personnel. MCR provides trips tailored to the charterers specific requirements.
MCR is also able to offer a range of bespoke expeditions for individuals or groups.