1986/87 V6 details

General information



MV Icebird

©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1993
Catalogue id
Bell, Kevin


Voyage Leader

Rex Moncur

Deputy Voyage Leader

James Shevlin

Voyage Reports

No reports known - if you know of any, please contact the Data Centre and we can add them.


Hobart  9-Jan-1987  Heard Island  21-Jan-1987 
Heard Island  21-Jan-1987  Scullin Monolith  25-Jan-1987 
Scullin Monolith  25-Jan-1987  Law Base  26-Jan-1987 
Law Base  26-Jan-1987  Davis  27-Jan-1987 
Davis  31-Jan-1987  Scullin Monolith  1-Feb-1987 
Scullin Monolith  1-Feb-1987  Mawson  2-Feb-1987 
Mawson  6-Feb-1987  Scullin Monolith  6-Feb-1987 
Scullin Monolith  6-Feb-1987  Mirny  9-Feb-1987 
Mirny  9-Feb-1987  Hobart  19-Feb-1987 

See also List of sitreps - not guaranteed to work as voyage naming conventions are not consistent.

See the 1986/87 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

No track has been constructed.

Voyage Data and Activities

Biological Collections

List of collections of species data collected on this voyage. Some collections are voyage specific or might be from a wider set of observations or samples.

Collection NameObservation countLink to data search form
Kelp rafts in the Southern Ocean 2 Search
Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean 1616 Search

Voyage activities

Wildlife at Sea observations Observed 40 species from 1708 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations

Data from 10-Jan-1987 08:24 UT to 19-Feb-1987 23:00 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see DB_WOV *** at GCMD


There is no weather data for this voyage.

Science Projects

Note - this page lists projects where there has been some requirements logged. This may include requests that are not directly associated with any science performed on the ship.

No Australian Antarctic Science Projects for voyage. See Current and Previous Projects for details on other projects.