RV Franklin FR10/97

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Franklin (09FA)
Cruise identifierFR10/97
Cruise period1997-11-25 — 1997-12-09
Port of departureTownsville, Australia
Port of returnBell Bay, Australia
ObjectivesCoastal, shelf and slope currents around Tasmania.
Zooplankton tows.
Water properties along the Tasmanian transects.
Chief scientistGeorge Cresswell (CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (Hobart))
Cruise reportRV Franklin FR10/97 cruise report franklin10_97.pdf (0.44 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralGreat Australian Bight
Tasman Sea
Track chartsRV Franklin FR10/97 cruise track — franklin10_97track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Current profiler (eg ADCP)Description: ADCP data from Townsville to Tasmania.