South Pacific – Geotraces

South Pacific – Geotraces

November 2022 Twenty GO-BGC and SOCCOM floats were deployed between San Diego, California and Punta Arenas, Chile as the R/V Revelle headed towards Antarctica on the GEOTRACES (GP-17) expedition. GEOTRACES expeditions map the distribution of trace elements and their...
South Pacific – Kaharoa

South Pacific – Kaharoa

November 2022 Thirteen float deployments across the South Pacific were completed by the R/V Kaharoa operated by the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA).  The goal of the GO-BGC program is to have 500 biogeochemical (BGC) floats deployed across...
Indian Ocean – Madagascar

Indian Ocean – Madagascar

October 2022 In the first GO-BGC expedition to the Indian Ocean, five GO-BGC floats were deployed north and east of Madagascar from the R/V Agulhas.  This marks the first of three expeditions that will deploy GO-BGC floats in the Indian Ocean scheduled for 2022-2023....