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RRS James Clark Ross JR20061223 (JR162)

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS James Clark Ross (74JC)
Cruise identifierJR20061223 (JR162)
Cruise period2006-12-23 — 2006-12-28
StatusCompleted
Port of departureRothera, Antarctica
Port of returnStanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesThe aims of the cruise were to run the continuous plankton recorder (CPR) between the South Orkneys and South Georgia, and run the western core box acoustic survey for the second time during the 2006/07 Antarctic Season.
Chief scientistClaire Waluda (British Antarctic Survey)
Coordinating bodyNatural Environment Research Council (NERC)
Cruise reportRRS James Clark Ross JR20061223 (JR162) cruise report jr162.pdf — access key 'C' (0.30 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
Southern Ocean
SpecificSouth Orkneys, South Georgia
Track chartsRRS James Clark Ross JR20061223 (JR162) cruise track — jr162trk.pdf (00 MB)