We did it! 90 CTDs, 16 MOCNESS tows, 2 SeaSoar grids, 3 overnight transects (plus an all-day Benthic Boundary Layer transect along the central California coast), innumerable Bongos and zooplankton collections and sediment trap filtering and virus filtering later, we are finally headed home. We finished up today with some last CTD-MVP calibration casts, a flurry of packing and cleaning, and a concert on the ship’s back deck.
We’re looking forward to fully analyzing all of our data over the next few months. Until then, a few parting shots:
Posted by: Laura Lilly, SIO