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 (http://spiceclivar.org) 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.