SEXY - Seal Expedition over Xmas and Yuletide I
C, D, M Change-over & C Resupply
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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 1997/98 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.
|42° 53.0' S|
|62° 36.9' E||159° 12.5' E|
|69° 21.2' S|
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|
|APIS - Antarctic Pack Ice Seals 1994-1999, plus historical data from the 1980's||1362||Search|
|Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean||118||Search|
|Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Recorder (SO-CPR) Survey||1233||Search|
|Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) tows||Number of segments = 343 - Link to data at Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) tows |
Data from 2-Dec-1997 03:15 UT to 14-Jan-1998 12:50 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see AADC-00099 - Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Records at GCMD
|Seal Survey||Part of the APIS program.|
Observers: Colin Southwell
|Underway Data & Voyage Tracks||466560 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks |
Data from 29-Nov-1997 00:00 UT to 21-Jan-1998 23:59 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see 199798040 - Aurora Australis Voyage 4 (SEXY) 1997-98 Underway Data at GCMD
|Wildlife at Sea observations||Observed 15 species from 120 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations |
Data from 2-Dec-1997 07:12 UT to 25-Dec-1997 01:20 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.
|7||Distribution, size and dissolution of Antarctic icebergs [observational]|
|472||Continuous plankton recorder survey [observational]|
|527||Observatory operations (operational)|
|674||Dynamical coupling in the Antarctic middle atmosphere|
|775||Antarctic pack-ice seals|
|2050||Antifreeze glycopeptides in nototheniid fish from cold antarctic waters off Amery Ice Shelf|
|2179||Transport and dispersal of selected pollutants in the terrestrial and nearshore marine environments, Casey Station|
|2208||Variability in the distribution and abundance of seabirds in the Southern Indian Ocean|
|2213||Patterns of invertebrate diversity around Casey, Antarctica|
|2256||Multi-investigator proposal for Subantarctic zone oceanography|
|2276||Determination of the ultraviolet radiation environment at the Australian Antarctic Stations (Now Project 3106)|