RV Endeavor EN570
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Endeavor (32EV)|
|Cruise period||2015-10-03 — 2015-10-19|
|Port of departure||Port Everglades, United States|
|Port of return||Port Everglades, United States|
1. Service (recover and redeploy) 4 deep-sea moorings located off the eastern Bahamas along latitude 26.5°N.
2. Deploy 2 pressure-inverted echo sounders (PIES) and recover data from 6 PIES by underwater acoustic telemetry.
3. Conduct CTD (Conductivity-Temperature-Depth) and Lowered ADCP (Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler) sections across the Florida Current at 27°N, Northwest Providence Channel, and along the 26.5°N RAPID-MOCHA western boundary line east of Abaco, Bahamas.
4. Perform several additional deep water CTD casts to calibrate moored instrumentation.
|Chief scientist||William E Johns (Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science)|
|Project||Meridional Overturning Circulation and Heatflux Array (MOCHA)|
|Cruise report||(0.91 MB)|
|Data held at BODC||Get data|
|44 CTD frame plus rosette sampler|
|3 Instrument mooring|