1994/95 V4 details

General information

Season
1994/95
Voyage
V4
ACE CRC reference name
au9404

Cruise Name

WOCET - World Ocean Circulation Experiment Transect

Voyage Classification

Marine Science

Ship

Aurora Australis


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Catalogue id
2439B3
Caption
Pumping fuel to Mirny
Photographer
McCormack, David (Dave)

Leader

Voyage Leader

Rob Esather

Deputy Voyage Leader

Simon Wright

Voyage Objectives

Casey resupply.

Voyage Reports

Follow the link on each report to download it.

If you know of any additional reports, please contact the Data Centre and we can add them.

Schedule

FromDepartToArrive
Hobart  13-Dec-1994  Casey  26-Dec-1994 
Casey  2-Jan-1995  Hobart  2-Feb-1995 

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

See the 1994/95 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

42° 53.2' S
107° 42.1' E 162° 34.3' E
66° 37.1' 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
Kelp rafts in the Southern Ocean 5 Search
Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean 4492 Search

Voyage activities

ActivityDetails
Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 2531 profiles - Link to data at Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler

Data from 13-Dec-1994 11:40 UT to 1-Feb-1995 16:40 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see adcp - Aurora Australis Southern Ocean ADCP data at GCMD
CTD Bottle Data 107 Stations - Link to data at CTD Bottle Data

Data from 20-Dec-1994 00:23 UT to 1-Feb-1995 12:26 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see au9404 - Aurora Australis WOCE Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9404 at GCMD
CTD Cast Data 107 - Link to data at CTD Cast Data

Data from 20-Dec-1994 00:23 UT to 1-Feb-1995 12:26 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see au9404 - Aurora Australis WOCE Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9404 at GCMD
Underway Data & Voyage Tracks 433764 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks

Data from 13-Dec-1994 06:44 UT to 1-Feb-1995 19:11 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see 199495040 - Aurora Australis Voyage 4 (WOCET) 1994-95 Underway Data at GCMD
Wildlife at Sea observations Observed 53 species from 4820 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations

Observers: Tim Reid, David James

Data from 13-Dec-1994 19:40 UT to 29-Aug-1995 04:40 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see DB_WOV *** at GCMD
XBT deployments 72 casts (yet to be recovered from binary file format)

Weather

Weather plot of 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.

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

7 Distribution, size and dissolution of Antarctic icebergs [observational]
40 The role of antarctic marine protists in trophodynamics and global change and the impact of UV-B on these organisms
59 ANARE mapping and geographic information program
133 The role of the Southern Ocean in the carbon cycle
141 Collection of live Antarctic krill 'Euphausia superba'
157 Australian Southern Ocean WOCE hydrographic program
479 Torpedo Platform for Assessment of Sea Ice Thickness
581 Role of the Primary Production in Carbon Uptake and Carbon Recycling in the Southern Ocean South of Australia
626 Underway Sampling from ANARE Vessels
708 Psychrophilic Bacteria from Antarctic Sea-ice
715 Sulphur Gas Production in the Southern Ocean
748 Redox elements as indicators of biological processes in the Southern Ocean
761 Organic Carbon Concentrations and Isotopic Compositions in the Southern Ocean