FIRE and ICE - F** Its a Real Emergency ! & I can't email
MI Summer in, Polynya Study
Vessel suffered engine room fire at 0230 AEST 22/7 and returned to Hobart.
No reports known - if you know of any, 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 1998/99 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.
|42° 53.2' S|
|139° 53.0' E||159° 04.1' E|
|65° 25.9' 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|
|Cetacean Sightings Survey and Southern Ocean cetacean program||3||Search|
|Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean||198||Search|
|Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Recorder (SO-CPR) Survey||249||Search|
|Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) tows||Number of segments = 71 - Link to data at Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) tows |
Data from 18-Jul-1998 23:09 UT to 20-Jul-1998 14:01 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see AADC-00099 - Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Records at GCMD
|Underway Data & Voyage Tracks||117826 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks |
Data from 15-Jul-1998 03:50 UT to 29-Jul-1998 23:59 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see 199899010 - Aurora Australis Voyage 1 (FIRE) 1998-99 Underway Data at GCMD
|Whale Survey Data||4 Sightings|
Data from 16-Jul-1998 01:29 UT to 20-Jul-1998 03:08 UT
For data quality, methods used etc., see ASAC_915_2253 - Cetacean Sightings Survey and Southern Ocean cetacean program at GCMD
|Wildlife at Sea observations||Observed 29 species from 200 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations |
Data from 15-Jul-1998 00:00 UT to 30-Jul-1998 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.
|133||The role of the Southern Ocean in the carbon cycle|
|187||Icesheet-atmosphere interaction and surface climatology of interior Antarctica [observational]|
|189||The East Antarctic sea ice zone: characteristics and ocean- ice-atmosphere interaction|
|1090||Energy requirements and daily food consumption of crabeater seals in the Antarctic winter pack-ice|
|1101||Biology of the Mertz Glacier Polynya|
|2206||Detection of thin sea ice from satellite-borne sensors|