SIBEX2 - Second International BIOMASS Expedition Phase II
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.
See also List of sitreps - not guaranteed to work as voyage naming conventions are not consistent.
See the 1984/85 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.
Voyage Track map from the Marine Underway database, averaged every 15 minutes
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 Name||Observation count||Link to data search form|
|Historic krill sampling||70||Search|
|Kelp rafts in the Southern Ocean||1||Search|
|Pelagic Fish Observations 1968-1999||1689||Search|
|RMT Trawl catch from the 1984/85 V5 SIBEX2 voyage||3059||Search|
|Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean||2402||Search|
|CTD Bottle Data||Nutrient data collected at 51 of the 64 hydrographic stations. Stations selected on the basis of interpretation of phytoplankton distribution and abundance. - Link to data at CTD Bottle Data |
Publications:- Humphries, S.E. (1987) SIBEX II cruise to the Prydz Bay region, 1985: nutrient data. ANARE Research Notes 45 101 pp. (View)
|CTD Cast Data||64 CTD's. This dataset was retrived from datafiles containing data only to 200 metres. It is also missing the sigma-t values. The original datafiles is missing. - Link to data at CTD Cast Data |
For data quality, methods used etc., see SIBEX_II_ocean - Nella Dan: SIBEX II Cruise - Oceanographic and nutrient data at GCMD
|Underway Data & Voyage Tracks||4361 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks |
Data from 4-Jan-1985 00:00 UT to 15-Apr-1985 06:52 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see 198485050 - MS Nella Dan Voyage V5 1984/85 (SIBEX2) Track and Underway Data at GCMD
|Wildlife at Sea observations||Observed 43 species from 2692 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations |
Observers: Jenny Bassett, Paul Ensor
Data from 22-Dec-1984 00:00 UT to 3-Feb-1985 00:00 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see DB_WOV *** at GCMD
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.