RV Falkor FK003a

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Falkor (CIFR)
Cruise identifierFK003a
Cruise period2012-07-02 — 2012-07-28
Port of departureUnknown, United Kingdom
Port of returnNuuk, Greenland
ObjectivesHigh-resolution sampling of plankton taxa, marine snow, and environmental variables across the north Atlantic subpolar gyre. Acoustic data, deep CTD casts and plankton net tows were made at daily stations along the transect.
Chief scientistCabell S Davis (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Department of Biology)
Cruise reportRV Falkor FK003a cruise report falkor_fk003.pdf (20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Atlantic Ocean
SpecificTransect from UK to Greenland