Cruise inventory

FS Polarstern ANT XVI/2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Polarstern (06AQ)
Cruise identifierANT XVI/2
Cruise period1999-01-09 — 1999-03-16
Port of departureCape Town, South Africa
Objectives1. To recover one Bottom Pressure Recorder from the base of the Antarctic continental shelf slope.
2. To recover three Bottom Pressure Recorders near the Filchnher-Ronne Ice Shelf on the Antarctic continental shelf
Chief scientistGeoff Hargreaves (Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory)
Cruise reportFS Polarstern ANT XVI/2 cruise report polarstern_antxvi2_99.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)76° 35' 5" S  32° 0' 23" W —
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)73° 41' 31" S  34° 36' 35" W — BPR recovered