The MoorSPICE Cruise took place in Feb-March 2012 in the Solomon Sea. It departed Noumea, New Caledonia, on February 28th and arrived Noumea on March 31st. MoorSPICE is part of SPICE ( and replicates the 2012 Pandora cruise (Pandora Scientific Aims) in an opposite season. It is interdisciplinary and includes physics and biogeochemistry; CTD-rosette and mooring deployments. It occurred through collaborative agreements with PNG and Solomon Scientists and Met services.



Name Lab. Status Topics
Sprintall J. Scripps Research oceanographer Physical Oceanography
Cravatte S. LEGOS-IRD Nouméa CR-IRD Physical Oceanography



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