SF State Marine Operations

We provide vessels, training and logistics for students, faculty and scientific community conducting research and education on San Francisco Bay. We are located in Tiburon, California. SF State Marine Operations can help you plan your research or education field logistics, including site assessment and cruise planning, oceanographic equipment and personnel support. 

Supporting SFSU Research

two research vessels near the bay shore

Research and Training

SF State maintains five vessels in its small boat fleet which provide University students and faculty unparalleled opportunity to conduct research on San Francisco Bay and the California coast. Additionally Marine Operations provides boat safety training and CPR.