RV Maria S. Merian MSM81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Maria S. Merian (06M2)
Cruise identifierMSM81
Cruise period2019-02-02 — 2019-03-15
Port of departureValparaiso, Chile
Port of returnMontevideo, Uruguay

1. Reconstruct variations in flow path and intensities of deep and bottom water masses.
2. Pre-site survey for developing a full IODP proposal built on IODP 862-Pre.
Chief scientistGabriele Uenzelmann-Neben (Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research)
Cruise reportRV Maria S. Merian MSM81 cruise report mariasmerian_msm81.pdf (0.63 MB)  RV Maria S. Merian MSM81 cruise report mariasmerian_msm81full.pdf (3.97 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
SpecificFalkland Islands