of the upwelling cruise, ICON, is to
determine the hydrodynamics of an upwelling plume off the NW African
coast, in order to characterise its impact upon the physical,
photochemical and microbiological processes contributing to
ocean-atmosphere exchange of biogenic gases.
funded by the NERC grant NE/C517176/1 awarded to Dr C Robinson.
cruise will sail out of Tenerife on 15 April 2009 and return to Tenerife on
27 May 2009.
Satellite images of the
poster presented at ASLO in Nice, January 2009. (pdf 250kb)
from the planning meeting
held in Plymouth in January