The Marine Operations Facility has a limited number of dive lockers for SCUBA gear storage located within the middle boatyard. Lockers are for active status UCSB research divers whose diving operations are based out of the UCSB Marine Operations Facility. Locker space is assigned and maintained by the Director of Marine Operations.
The facility also maintains 112 steel 85 cu. ft. low pressure SCUBA tanks. Both air and nitrox (EAN32) is available for divers. Tanks are available on a recharge basis for research diving operations based out of the UCSB Marine Operations Facility.