Last modified: Friday, July 30, 2021

Procedures and Information for Gump Station Operations during Covid-19 pandemic

All users should review the following plan that implements the Berkeley Natural Reserves and Field Stations COVID-19 Field Station Policy for Gump Station. All users must agree to comply with the policies and procedures within:

Review the latest travel instructions from French Polynesia here:

Important: registration on French Polynesia's Electronic Travel Information Systems must be processed at least 6 days prior to departure in order to obtain authorization to travel.

As of May 1, 2021: Click your country of departure for guidelines:

Review the latest travel notices from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC):

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Moorea Lab Testing (as of January 2021; see website for updates)

  • Address: PK 3.5 Mountain-side in Tiaia, Maherepa
  • Hours: Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., Saturday from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Closed on Sundays
  • It is recommended to make an appointment as early as possible by phone at 40 55 05 85. The results are available the same afternoon and accessible remotely via a secure server. Each patient will be given an identifier to download their results.
  • The cost for an RT-PCR test is 16,074 xpf per person (approx. $160).
  • Antigenic tests are not available.