Transect Program
Shipboard Operations, Leg 05
(November 2009)

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Measures Conductivity,
Temperature and
Depth of the water, surface to bottom.

Beam Trawl
Samples the biota
of the seafloor

Neuston Net
Collects zooplankton and larval fish at the surface

Shipek Grab
Samples the
seafloor sediments

Collects zooplankton
at descrete depths

A Remotely Operated
Vehicle used to video
seafloor habitats

Phytoplankton Net
Collects microscopic algae living at the surface

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of Leg 05



Leg 05 was supported by the Cooperative Institute for Ocean Exploration, Research and Technology
(NOAA award # NA09OAR4320073).

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