In December 2022, a team of Brazilian marine scientists from the iAtlantic project is undertaking a 17-day expedition to investigate and explore the shelf break and upper continental slope in the Santos Basin, offshore Brazil.
Use the links below to discover more about the expedition: who’s on board the ship, what science we’re doing and why it’s important. You can learn more about the techniques and equipment we use to sample and survey the deep ocean.
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 818123 (iAtlantic). This output reflects only the author’s view and the European Union cannot be held responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.