US GO-SHIP is part of the international GO-SHIP network of sustained hydrographic sections, supporting physical oceanography, the carbon cycle, and marine biogeochemistry and ecosystems. The US program is sponsored by US CLIVAR and OCB. Funded by the National Science Foundation and NOAA.

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S04P Cruise Report Week 3 Apr 11, 2018

Read the fourth weekly cruise report from S04P, with some spectacular photos you do not want to miss.

Cruise Report Week #3

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S04P Cruise Report Week 2 Apr 3, 2018

Read the third weekly cruise report from S04P.

Cruise Report Week #2

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S04P Cruise Report Week 1 Mar 26, 2018

Read the second weekly cruise report from S04P, where the science has started despite the weather, as well as the animal sightings and routine of life at sea.

Cruise Report Week #1

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S04P Cruise Report Week 0 Mar 17, 2018

Read the first weekly cruise report from S04P, MOB and departure from Hobart.

Cruise Report Week #0

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S04P Cruise Underway to the Southern Ocean Mar 12, 2018

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Departed Hobart on March 9, 2018, headed for S04P

Chief scientist: Alison Macdonald, WHOI

Co-chief scientist: Ellen Briggs, SIO

About the cruise: 67 days at sea! We depart from Hobart Tasmania on March 9, 2018 on the R/V Nathaniel Brown Palmer and follow 67°S along the Ross sea ice shelf. At approximately 158 stations we will sample the water column for physical, chemical, and biological tracers. In the final week we will cross the Drake Passage and take port in Punta Arenas Chile on May 14, 2018. Follow our journey!

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P6 Leg 2 Complete Sep 30, 2017

Read the final message from the Chief Scientist.

Final week of P06 Leg 2

This morning we arrived Valparaiso, Chile ending Leg 2 of GO-SHIP P06.

A total of 250 CTD stations were occupied, 143 on Leg 1 and 107 on Leg 2, for a successful completion of the section.

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P6 Leg 2 Week #5 Sep 25, 2017

Read the cruise report from leg 2 of P6 week #5, along with continuously updated blog posts.

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Cruise Report Week #4

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P6 Leg 2 Week #4 Sep 17, 2017

Read the cruise report from leg 2 of P6 week #4, along with continuously updated blog posts.

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Cruise Report Week #4

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P6 Leg 2 Week #3 Sep 11, 2017

Read the cruise report from leg 2 of P6 week #3, along with continuously updated blog posts.

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Cruise Report Week #3

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P6 Leg 2 Week #2 Sep 3, 2017

Read the cruise report from leg 2 of P6 week #2, along with continuously updated blog posts.

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Cruise Report Week #2

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