Amazonian shelf break echo integrated data from AMAZOMIX cruise
|Temporal extent||2021-08-28 -2021-10-08|
Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE) Federal Rural University of the Amazone (UFRA), Brazil
Federal University of Pará (UFPA), Brazil
Federal Rural University of the Amazone (UFRA), Brazil
Federal Rural University of Pernambuco (UFRPE)
Entitled AMAZOMIX, this campaign traveled over the Amazonian shelf break and continental slope to study the impact of currents, the Amazon plume¹ and turbulent processes² on the structure and functioning of marine ecosystems from a physical, biogeochemical and biological point of view.
Four calibrated EK60 echosounders at 38, 70, 120, 200 kHz. Hull mounted system on research vessel ANTEA.