L'Atalante PROTEVS GIB 2020

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)L'Atalante (35A3)
Cruise identifierPROTEVS GIB 2020
Cruise period2020-09-25 — 2020-11-30
Port of departureUnknown, France
Port of returnUnknown, France
ObjectivesThe main objective of PROTEVS GIB 2020 cruise is to acquire knowledge of the marine environment in the Gibraltar straight. The scientific cruise will focus on physical oceanography. In addition, the transit routes will be an opportunity to enhance the bathymetric, oceanographic and geophysical knowledge of the area. All these work will enable to update international marine charts and to improve navigation safety in waters under the jurisdiction of the United Kingdom.
Chief scientistDenis Creach (SHOM - French Navy Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service)
NPRCL'Atalante PROTEVS GIB 2020 NPRC latalante_protevsgib20.pdf (0.43 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralMediterranean Sea
SpecificStraits of Gibraltar