RV Kilo Moana KM1107 (GPpr05)

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Kilo Moana (33KB)
Cruise identifierKM1107 (GPpr05)
Cruise period2011-02-23 — 2011-02-25
Port of departureHonolulu, United States
Port of returnHonolulu, United States

To study the extent of groundwater discharge from Oahu, Hawaii, and its contribution to Nd isotope and REE distributions and budgets to the offshore ocean around the island of Oahu, Hawaii.


Analysis of Nd and Ra isotopes and REE concentrations in the upper water column around Oahu and along a transect from Oahu to time-series station ALOHA in the central tropical Pacific.
Chief scientistKatharina Pahnke (Institute for Chemistry and Biology Of The Marine Environment)
ProjectGEOTRACES -Trace elements and their isotopes in the water column
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Pacific Ocean (limit 180W)
SpecificCentral tropical Pacific
Data held at BODC 
Discrete samples 
6  Stable isotopes in water bodies
Dissolved metal concentrations in the water column