Of the _Z_ DAS scheduled for this project, _Y_ DAS are funded by an OMAO allocation, _X_ DAS are funded by a Line Office Allocation, _W_ DAS are Program Funded, and _V_DAS are Other Agency funded. This project is estimated to exhibit a ____ Operational Tempo.
Z = W+X+Y+V
Total DAS = Z (inclusive of departure and arrival days)
Funded DAS: The total DAS for the project shall be stated and how each DAS is funded shall be documented according to the funding allocation as dictated in NOAA’s Prioritization, Allocation, and Scheduling System (PASS). Descriptions above which fund 0 DAS can be deleted from the Project Instruction. Please call Chief of Operations for Marine Operations Center-Atlantic, Pacific, or Pacific Islands (as applicable) for additional guidance.
Transit DAS to the Project’s ports are to be included. If multiple port stops are involved, periods between ports shall be referred to as “legs” and addressed throughout this document as Leg 1, Leg 2, Leg 3, etc. Sailing days in which no scientific operations are conducted or data collected can be referred to as “Transit(s)”.
Operational Tempo Rate (Low, Medium or High) is used for budgetary projections and ship staffing levels and will be completed by the ship or MOC A/P/PI.
C. Operating Area (include optional map/figure showing op area)
D. Summary of Objectives
E. Participating Institutions
F. Personnel/Science Party: name, title, gender, affiliation, and nationality
Sort the completed table by name (in WORD: Click in the table, select Tab “Layout”, select “Sort” (upper right), select “Date Aboard” and ensure “has header row” is checked .