Cruise inventory

FS Valdivia VLD173

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Valdivia (06AZ)
Cruise identifierVLD173
Cruise period1998-08-13 — 1998-09-02
StatusCompleted
Port of departureSt John, Canada
Objectives1. To recover two Inverted Echo Sounders in the Denmark Strait.
2. To deploy two Inverted Echo Sounders in the Denmark Strait.
Chief scientistGeoff Hargreaves (Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory)
Cruise reportFS Valdivia VLD173 cruise report valdivia173_98.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)63° 21' 57" N  36° 3' 52" W — IES/BPR recovered.
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)63° 21' 46" N  36° 3' 43" W — IES/BPR deployed.
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)63° 28' 33" N  36° 17' 34" W — IES/BPR deployed.
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)63° 28' 43" N  36° 17' 52" W — IES/BPR recovered.