Could expedition cruise vessels be an oil spill response asset in the Arctic?
The NEPTUNE projects aims at investigating if expedition cruise vessels could be utilized as a resource in oil spill preparedness and response in the Arctic. Project is conducted by
As a result of the project, Arctic oil spill preparedness and response is potentially enhanced, for example by
The project is co-led by Norway and the United States of America, in cooperation with the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators AECO.