Welcome to the OOIFB website. The National Science Foundation Ocean Observatories Initiative Facility Board (OOIFB) provides independent input and guidance regarding the management and operation of the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI). It provides a way to expand scientific and public awareness of OOI, and ensure that the oceanographic community is kept informed of developments of OOI.

Please join the OOIFB at these community events:

OOIFB Town Hall at the 2019 Fall AGU Meeting

OOIFB Town Hall at the 2020 Ocean Sciences Meeting