1997/98 V6 details

General information

Season
1997/98
Voyage
V6
ACE CRC reference name
au9706

Cruise Name

SNARK - from Lewis Carroll

Voyage Classification

Marine Science

Ship

Aurora Australis


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1997
Catalogue id
2439B3
Caption
Pumping fuel to Mirny
Photographer
McCormack, David (Dave)

Leader

Voyage Leader

Suzanne Stallman

Deputy Voyage Leader

Renata Robertson

Voyage Objectives

Marine Science

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  28-Feb-1998  Hobart  1-Apr-1998 

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.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

41° 51.1' S
127° 01.0' E 147° 31.9' E
56° 00.2' 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
Cetacean Sightings Survey and Southern Ocean cetacean program 6 Search
Electron Micrographs - Marine 39 Search

Voyage activities

ActivityDetails
Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 426 profiles - Link to data at Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler

Data from 28-Feb-1998 00:00 UT to 31-Mar-1998 21:00 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see adcp - Aurora Australis Southern Ocean ADCP data at GCMD
CTD Bottle Data 97 Stations - Link to data at CTD Bottle Data

Data from 1-Mar-1998 06:22 UT to 31-Mar-1998 12:56 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see au97_9806 - Aurora Australis SAZ Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9706 at GCMD
CTD Cast Data 97 Stations - Link to data at CTD Cast Data

Data from 1-Mar-1998 06:22 UT to 31-Mar-1998 12:56 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see au97_9806 - Aurora Australis SAZ Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9706 at GCMD
Sediment traps/grabs used Retrieved sediment traps from 5 sites. Details in SAZ PROJECT MOORED SEDIMENT TRAPS: RESULTS OF THE 1997-1998 DEPLOYMENTS Antarctic CRC Research Report No. 15 ISBN: 1 875796 10 X (2000). Traps placed Sept 1997, 1997/98 V1.
Underway Data & Voyage Tracks 272417 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks

Data from 28-Feb-1998 10:49 UT to 1-Apr-1998 00:06 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see 199798060 - Aurora Australis Voyage 6 (SNARK) 1997-98 Underway Data at GCMD
Whale Survey Data 6 Sightings

Data from 4-Mar-1998 02:11 UT to 20-Mar-1998 07:59 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see ASAC_915_2253 - Cetacean Sightings Survey and Southern Ocean cetacean program at GCMD

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.

40 The role of antarctic marine protists in trophodynamics and global change and the impact of UV-B on these organisms
133 The role of the Southern Ocean in the carbon cycle
748 Redox elements as indicators of biological processes in the Southern Ocean
2208 Variability in the distribution and abundance of seabirds in the Southern Indian Ocean
2242 An integrated approach to assess carbon dynamics in the Southern Ocean
2253 Southern Ocean cetacean program
2256 Multi-investigator proposal for Subantarctic zone oceanography
2276 Determination of the ultraviolet radiation environment at the Australian Antarctic Stations (Now Project 3106)