COSTEAU 6

Type Oceanographic cruise
Set This cruise is part of the set COSTEAU
Ship Téthys II
Ship owner CNRS
Dates 23/01/2011 (La Seyne-sur-Mer) - 04/02/2011 (La Seyne-sur-Mer)
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 10.17600/11450030
Objective To map the physical and biological fields in the North Western Mediterranean sea. To quantify stocks of nutrients, phytoplankton and zooplankton in the North Western Mediterranean sea. To validate size structure from captors and from samples. To identify linkages between size structure and community structure for phyto- and zooplankton. To identify distribution patterns and gradients of T, S, nutrients, phytoplankton and zooplankton. The cruise is part of the ANR COSTAS project.

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