2007/08 V3 details

General information

ACE CRC reference name

Cruise Name

CEAMARC/CASO - Collaborative East Antarctic Marine Census / Climate of Southern Ocean

Voyage Classification

Marine Science


Aurora Australis

©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1997
Catalogue id
Pumping fuel to Mirny
McCormack, David (Dave)


Voyage Leader

Dr. Martin Riddle

Deputy Voyage Leader

Sarah Robinson

Voyage Objectives

CEAMARC/CASO Marine Science


Undertake marine science

Voyage Reports

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


Hobart  16-Dec-2007  Hobart  27-Jan-2008 

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

See the 2007/08 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

42° 52.9' S
139° 00.9' E 150° 03.9' E
67° 04.3' S

Voyage Track map from the Marine Underway database, averaged every 15 minutes

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
Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Recorder (SO-CPR) Survey 1460 Search

Voyage activities

Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) tows Number of segments = 376 - Link to data at Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) tows

Data from 17-Dec-2007 21:27 UT to 24-Jan-2008 12:56 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see AADC-00099 - Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Records at GCMD
CTD Cast Data 130 casts. Details in Rosenberg, M., and Rintoul, S. (unpublished) Aurora Australis marine science cruises AU0803 and AU0806 - oceanographic field measurements and analysis. ACE CRC, unpublished report, May 2010. 49 pp. - Link to data at CTD Cast Data

For data quality, methods used etc., see CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_CTD - Southern Ocean CTD data collected from the CEAMARC cruise of the Aurora Australis, 2007-2008 at GCMD
Underway Data & Voyage Tracks Most underway data loaded except TSG and some GPS. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks

Data from 13-Dec-2007 01:03 UT to 26-Jan-2008 07:44 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_Underway_data - 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Underway Oceanographic and Meteorological Data at GCMD


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.

Australian Antarctic Science Projects for voyage. Click on the project number to see Public details such as project metadata and Australian Antarctic Program publications.

472 Continuous plankton recorder survey [observational]
1156 Sub-Antarctic zone mooring study of interannual variability in particulate carbon export
2519 Real-time monitoring of upper ocean variability in the Australian region of the Southern Ocean using Argo profiling floats (observational)
2592 Southern Ocean Carbon Cycle
2683 Passive acoustic monitoring of antarctic marine mammals
2792 Australia's Census of Antarctic Marine Life project
2793 Observing transport and water mass changes south of Australia (CLIVAR SR3, 140E)
2897 Venom on ice: Novel venoms from Antarctic marine animals
2900 Ocean micronutrients (Australian sector) -- IPY-GEOTRACES SR3 section and associated aerosol study