America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #47: Katharine
Katharine is one of many yachts equipped with special ocean-monitoring equipment from the International SeaKeepers Society. It collects data on everything from water salinity to temperature and sends the information to scientists who are studying the effects of global warming.
Y: 2001; B: Trinity Yachts, USA; N: builder; H: aluminum; E: 2/2,000-hp MTU-DDCs
This article originally appeared in the November 2008 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.