Preparing to deploy a SOCCOM float (image) Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption Since 2014, researchers have been deploying biogeochemical floats in the Southern Ocean as part of the SOCCOM program. The new GO-BGC grant will provide money to deploy similar floats in all the world's ocean basins. Credit Image courtesy of SOCCOM (NSF Award PLR-1425989) Usage Restrictions May only be used in conjunction with a story related to this news release. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.