Please read the Information on Using JAMSTEC Core Samples before sending your sample request. Information of JAMSTEC’s data policy and basic information on handling of data and samples are on Basic Policies on the Handling of Data and Samples.
Current rules of JAMSTEC do not allow sending core sample (collected by Natsushima, Kaiyo, Yokosuka, Mirai, Kairei) for biological study to foreign countries.
Cruise reports and other kinds of observation data are available from “Data Research System for Whole Cruise Information in JAMSTEC”. Please go to the Chikyu Laboratory Center for core samples collected by CHIKYU during IODP(Integrated Ocean Drilling Program) cruises.