Research voyages 2005

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SS10/05

Mapping benthic ecosystems on the deep continental shelf and slope in Australia's "South West Region". Understanding evolution and biogeography. Phase 2. (18 Nov–14 Dec 2005)

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SS09/05

Nature and origin of the Naturaliste Plateau and Diamantina Zone: a key in understanding the assembly and break-up history of Eastern Gondwana. (21 Oct–16 Nov 2005)

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SS08/05

Characterising benthic habitats and sedimentary processes of southwest Australian margin, including developing an understanding of the petroleum potential of the East Mentelle Basin.
(28 Sept—20 Oct 2005)

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SS07/05

Mapping benthic ecosystems on the deep continental shelf and slope in Australia’s South West Region to understand evolution and biogeography and support implementation of the SW Regional Marine Plan and Commonwealth Marine Protected Areas. (Leg 1: 21 July - 3 August 2005. Leg 2: 4 August - 17 August 2005)

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SS06/05

 

Biogeochemical processes, effects and signatures of hydrocarbon and ground-water seepage within a tropical, carbonate-rich system: Australia’s Timor Sea. (31 May - 23 June)

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SS05/05

Arafura Sea Marine Survey: Identifying potential natural hydrocarbon seeps and petroleum resources, including sea floor mapping and classification of Australia’s central northern EEZ. (28 April - 28 May)

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SS04/05

Research Charter, Gulf of Carpentaria submerged reefs and benthic habitats (22 March-13 April)

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SS03/05

Research Charter, Gulf of Carpentaria (23 February-21 March)

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SS02/05

The geology and tectonic evolution of the Mellish Rise off northeastern Australia: a key piece in a tectonic puzzle. (25 January-20 February)

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SS01/05

A new mechanism for the supply of sand to deep water: the eastern Australian longshore transport system, part 2 – the deep water story. (7-23 January)

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Updated: 30 June 2015