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Meet the Crew: Sean Battles, Chief Engineer

NOAA's professional mariners play a key role in NOAA's scientific research by directly participating in the operation and handling of scientific gear in the tumultuous ocean environment. Meet Sean Battles, chief engineer on NOAA Ship Fairweather.

Sean Battles in a small boat in front of Mount Fairweather