The NERC Net Zero Oceanographic Capability (NZOC) initiative is contributing £1 million to support a science mission with the NERC BIO-Carbon programme ( This is to facilitate the use of shore-launched autonomy to tackle BIO-Carbon’s key science challenges.

The NZOC funding is additional support for proposals to be submitted under the current funding opportunity

Notifications of Intent need to be submitted by 17th February.

A webinar giving further details on the BIO-Carbon NZOC science mission is being held on 31st January.

Register for the webinar