ODP Final Technical Report (PDF; 47 Mb; November 2007)
Related web sites:
ODP Legacy: www.odplegacy.org
International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP): www.iodp.org
JOIDES Resolution Science Operator (JRSO): iodp.tamu.edu
The Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) was funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation and 22 international partners (JOIDES) to conduct basic research into the history of the ocean basins and the overall nature of the crust beneath the ocean floor using the scientific drill ship JOIDES Resolution. Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Inc. (JOI), a group of 18 U.S. institutions, was the Program Manager. Texas A&M University, College of Geosciences was the Science Operator. Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory provided Logging Services and administered the Site Survey Data Bank.
Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in these documents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation, the participating agencies, Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Inc., Texas A&M University, or Texas A&M Research Foundation.