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L'Atalante 35A3CTH1_1-2

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)L'Atalante (35A3)
Cruise identifier35A3CTH1_1-2
Cruise period1993-01-02 — 1993-03-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departurePointe Noire, Congo
Port of returnPointe Noire, Congo
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesCITHER 1 from the WOCE-France programme studied WOCE sections A6 and A7.
During the two legs of the cruise a total of 224 CTDO/Rosette stations were occupied. Water sampling included measurements of salinity, oxygen, temperature and nutrients (silicate, phosphate, nitrate/nitrite). Tracer analyses were made for CFC-11 and CFC-12 as well as sampling for tritium/helium.
Chief scientistAlain Morlière (Laboratoire d'Océanographie Dynamique et de Climatologie), Christian Colin (Laboratoire d'Océanographie Dynamique et de Climatologie)
Cruise reportL'Atalante 35A3CTH1_1-2 cruise report atalante93.pdf (0.10 MB)