R/V Neeskay Scheduling Information

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the State of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have established protocols for research activities at UWM.

Until further notice an approved research plan is required prior to use of the Neeskay. In addition, the School of Freshwater Sciences has instituted cruise procedures to be followed during any research cruise, including limiting the number of research staff allowed during a cruise. For information on required documentation and policies, please email Rob Paddock (see below for email link).

No large group cruises are allowed until further notice.

To request ship time aboard the R/V Neeskay,
use the official Request for Vessel UsePDF Document form,
which can be filled in, saved, and submitted electronically if desired.

For current rates, please see the Neeskay Rates 2021 sheet.

R/V Neeskay Schedule

Neeskay Schedule
Request Vessel Use Form

There is also an
iCal feed available.

Contact Information

For information on rates or for scheduling information:
Rob Paddock – Facilities and Marine Operations Manager
Phone: 414-382-1745
Fax: 414-382-1705
E-mail: rpaddock@uwm.edu