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L'Atalante 35A3CTH1_1-2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)L'Atalante (35A3)
Cruise identifier35A3CTH1_1-2
Cruise period1993-01-02 — 1993-03-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departurePointe Noire, Congo
Port of returnPointe Noire, Congo
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesCITHER 1 from the WOCE-France programme studied WOCE sections A6 and A7.
During the two legs of the cruise a total of 224 CTDO/Rosette stations were occupied. Water sampling included measurements of salinity, oxygen, temperature and nutrients (silicate, phosphate, nitrate/nitrite). Tracer analyses were made for CFC-11 and CFC-12 as well as sampling for tritium/helium.
Chief scientistAlain Morlière (Laboratoire d'Océanographie Dynamique et de Climatologie), Christian Colin (Laboratoire d'Océanographie Dynamique et de Climatologie)
Cruise reportL'Atalante 35A3CTH1_1-2 cruise report atalante93.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Single-beam echosounder
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5825381993-01-02 14:50  — 1993-03-15 18:27 5° 39' 24" S  51° 22' 24" W — 8° 19' 56" N  11° 37' 5" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 582538