After a period of intensive maintenance and refurbishment work on R/V Islândia during the last year first cruises out to station CVOO were conducted successfully. Further new sensor technology was installed on the ship’s CTD...
Mindelo - in the past few weeks, several loggerhead turtles have been marked with GPS-sensors. This experiment will help the scientists from GEOMAR (Kiel) to get a better understanding of this endangered species. In addition,...
The MSM18/3 cruise will measure the gas exchange between ocean and atmosphere in the tropical atlantic. more information (german only)
The research vessel Maria S. Merian will leave Mindelo (Cape Verde) on May 11th for a five-week expedition in the tropical atlantic. Among other activities, several moorings will be serviced and seven gilders will be deployed...