RV Belgica 2008-12

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifier2008-12
Cruise period2008-05-06 — 2008-05-24
Port of departureZeebrugge, Belgium
Port of returnZeebrugge, Belgium
ObjectivesPEACE project: Calicification, primary production and export processes in coccolithophore blooms.
Chief scientistChou Lei (Free University of Brussels, Laboratory of Chemical Oceanography and Water Geochemistry)
NPRCRV Belgica 2008-12 NPRC belgica_2008-12.pdf (0.52 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Celtic Sea
Bay of Biscay
SpecificFrench, UK and Irish continental shelves