FS Meteor MT36

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Meteor (06MT)
Cruise identifierMT36
Cruise period1975-01-14 — 1975-03-03
ObjectivesThe aims were to study the physical, biological and chemical processes involved in upwelling off the NW African Coast with particular emphasis on the measurement of onshore/offshore and longshore water movements and the realtionships of phytoplankton, zooplankton and micronekton distribution to them.
Part of a 2-ship study with RRS Discovery.
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)