The Research Vessel (R/V) Weatherbird II has Berthing for a Crew of 7 and a Science Party of 13 and can accommodate more for educational day cruises.
The Weatherbird II is homeported on Bayboro Harbor at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Marine Science, St. Petersburg Campus. Her mission is to provide a seagoing platform for oceanographic and marine science education and research at sea.
To learn more about the R/V Weatherbird’s history and mission, click here.
Questions regarding rates, equipment, etc.- please email the Marine Operations Manager
Virtual 360 degree ship tour coming soon!