Ocean exploration to characterize, assess, and inform stewardship in the deep sea: examples from NOAA’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research

Amanda Nicole Netburn1, Margot Bohan2, Caitlin Adams2, Kelley Elliott2, Brian RC Kennedy2 and William Mowitt2, (1)Cooperative Institute for Ocean Exploration, Research, and Technology (Florida Atlantic University), NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Silver Spring, MD, United States, (2)NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Silver Spring, MD, United States