Postponed from June 2020 – awaiting new dates

Maintenance of the EMSO-Azores autonomous observatory at Lucky Strike, Mid-Atlantic Ridge: ROV transects, biological and chemical sampling, CTDs casts

The Momarsat2019 cruise performed the yearly maintenance of the EMSO-Azores observatory at Lucky Strike (Mid-Atlantic Ridge). EMSO-Azores is a fixed-point buoyed observatory with a multidisciplinary approach (from geophysics and physical oceanography to ecology and microbiology). The studied area is part of a Marine Protected Area in thePortuguese EEZ.

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