Information on Using JAMSTEC Core Samples

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) provides marine core samples and associated analytical data for general scientific or educational uses, after 2 years (moratorium period) have passed since collection of core samples. These public core samples are stored at Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research (KOCHI/JAMSTEC, located at Kochi Core Center) and are managed by JAMSTEC core curators. Before submitting your sample request, please read and understand the conditions related to use of the JAMSTEC core samples.