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Ship: Atlantic Explorer Schedule Status: Final Schedule ID: 11001
Schedule Year: 2011 Schedule Name: Atlantic Explorer 2011 Final Schedule
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Ship Request Information
Operator Cruise ID:
Chief Scientist: Benjamin Van Mooy, WHOI
Activity Type: At Sea for Science
Created By: Ronald H. Harelstad
Compare Request:
Project Short Title: non-P lipids
Requested Year: 2011
Requested Ship: Atlantic Explorer  
Request Type: Primary  
Created By: Benjamin Van Mooy  
Load Non-charge Days: 0
Load Charge Days: 1   Load Date: 3/14/2011
Activity Days: 7 Adjustment Days Start Date: 3/15/2011
Transit Days: 0 0 End Date: 3/21/2011
Unload Charge Days: 1   Unload Date: 3/22/2011
Unload Non-charge Days: 0
Mob Days: 0  
Science Days: 7 Optimum Start Date: 3/1/2011
Transit Estimate: 0 Earliest Start Date: 2/1/2011
Demob Days: 0 Latest Start Date: 4/1/2011
Repeating Cruise: No Dates To Avoid:
Number of Repeating Cruises: 0 Repeating Interval:
Repeating Cruise Comments:
Justification/Comments: Our goal with this cruise is to get into Sargasso Sea blue waters (preferably BATS station), and then conduct a series of 24 hour trap deployments with water column sampling in between.
PI   Project/Purpose   Agency   Funding Status   Op Days
Benjamin Van Mooy, WHOI   non-P lipids   NSF/OCE/CO   Funded   7
  Start Port: St. George's, Bermuda
  End Port: St. George's, Bermuda
Requested Start Port: St. George's, Bermuda
Intermediate Port(s): None
Requested End Port: St. George's, Bermuda
Port Comments:
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
Op Area Description: NA6
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
32.37° N / 64.67° W map
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NA06 map
32.37° N / 64.67° W map
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NA06 map
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Op Area Description: BATS site
Coastal States Requiring Clearance:
Foreign Clearance Required: Yes
Foreign Clearance Comments:
Ancil Facilities:
Instrumentation Requested: Radioisotope use - briefly describe
PI-Provided Vans - briefly describe
Instrumentation Comments: We will request a radioisotope van. We will use 3H for bacterial production and 33P to assess phosphorus cycling dynamics.
Ancil Facilities Requested:
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