FS Poseidon PO504

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Poseidon (06PO)
Cruise identifierPO504
Cruise period2016-08-28 — 2016-09-10
Port of departureKiel, Germany
Port of returnKiel, Germany
ObjectivesResearch into natural and anthropogenic gas seepage sites in the North Sea with potential study of environmental impact on the seabed, using modern hydro-acoustic equipment and an ROV for video survey and sampling. The work is a follow up on intense research that has been conducted at the abandoned gas well 22/4b-4 in the British sector.
Chief scientistJens Schneider von Deimling (GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel (East Shore Campus))
Cruise reportFS Poseidon PO504 cruise report poseidon_po504.pdf (5.62 MB) 
NPRCFS Poseidon PO504 NPRC poseidon_po504.pdf (3.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea