Drifters 

Schedule & How to Join
High School students should register as regular CSCR members. To get up-to-the-minute info on our daily weather-dependent schedule, and to let us know you plan to attend on any given day, students should sign up for REMIND (send a text message to the number 81010 that says "@cscr").
 
Track the current 2017 drifters using this live map! 

Path of drifters deployed in 2016 from start to finish, ending in early 2017 
 
 
Students build and deploy ocean drifters that track surface currents. Current tracks are used by NOAA Oceanographer Jim Manning to build computer models that can predict direction and velocity of surface currents throughout the Gulf of Maine.