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By: Lloyd Godson One of our key roles as Educators on Board is to share our experience with students across […]
The sound of history
By: Thomas Coad During today’s surveying, we came across a rather interesting series of pings in the bathymetric multibeam data. […]
Day 4: Science meets the Australian Hydrographic Service
By: Thomas Coad Today I had the privilege of working alongside Lieutenant Scott Lytton of the Australian Hydrographic Service (AHS). […]
Day 3: Immersion into science
By Simone Burzacott-Gorman Boarding RV Investigator, means undertaking safety training. Should it ever be necessary to abandon ship, everyone must […]
Day 3: A day in the life of an Educator on Board
By: Lloyd Godson Part 1 It’s day three of our voyage from Hobart to the Bass Strait, and I’m finally […]
Day 3: Highlight of the day
Identifying sea birds and other megafauna. By: Chad KingObserving seabirdsShow descriptionHide description One of the projects being undertaken on board […]
Researcher Profile: Dr Eric Woehler
Dr Eric Woehler works in the school of zoology at the University of Tasmania. He is on board the RV Investigator to study the Spatial and Temporal Variability in the Distribution and Abundance of Seabirds.
Day 3: Triaxus observations for ocean forecasting
Launched off the stern of the Investigator, the Triaxus glides from 10m to 240m behind the ship collecting data on the condition of the ocean. Armed with sensors, cameras and probes this apparatus measures conductivity, temperature, depth, oxygen and chlorophyll and takes video.