COSTEAU 4

Type Oceanographic cruise
Set This cruise is part of the set COSTEAU
Ship Téthys II
Ship owner CNRS
Dates 04/04/2010 - 07/05/2010
Chief scientist(s) CARLOTTI François

INSTITUT MEDITERANNEEN D'OCEANOLOGIE - LUMINY (MIO) - UMR 7294 / 235 / 110

M.I.O. Institut Méditerranéen d'Océanologie

OCEANOMED

163, Avenue de Luminy

13288 MARSEILLE CEDEX 9

+33(0)4 91 82 92 12

http://www.mio.univ-amu.fr/

DOI 10.17600/10450070
Objective 1.Mapping the physical and biological fields in the North Western Mediterranean sea; 2. Quantifying stocks of nutrients, phytoplankton and zooplankton in the North Western Mediterranean sea; 3. Validating size structure using sensors and samples; 4. Identifying linkages between size structure and community structure for phyto- and zooplankton; 5. To identify distribution patterns and gradients of T, S, nutrients, phytoplankton and zooplankton. Project: ANR COSTAS.

Bibliography

Publications

Alekseenko Elena, Raybaud Virginie, Espinasse Boris, Carlotti Francois, Queguiner Bernard, Thouvenin Benedicte, Garreau Pierre, Baklouti Melika (2014). Seasonal dynamics and stoichiometry of the planktonic community in the NW Mediterranean Sea: a 3D modeling approach. Ocean Dynamics, 64(2), 179-207. http://doi.org/10.1007/s10236-013-0669-2