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2016 Coast Survey Navigation Response Team Schedule

3 February 2016, 1:41 pm

a NRT vessel surveys the Potomac River Tidal Basin near the Washington Monument

Coast Survey's navigation response teams (NRTs) play a key role in the nation's maritime emergency readiness, scanning the seafloor with sonar systems to locate underwater hazards to navigation. In between deployments for maritime emergencies, NRTs collect hydrographic data for updating nautical charts. This article lists projects slated for 2016 in response to requests from mariners around the country.

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Original article: 2016 Coast Survey Navigation Response Team Schedule