European Station for Time series in the ocean (ESTOC) station

Location of European Station for Time series in the ocean (ESTOC) station
Location of European Station for Time series in the ocean (ESTOC) station

Photo Gallery

Zoom Arriving to the ESTOC observatory
Zoom Fishes around the buoy

Zoom The Buoy aspect after six month deployment
Zoom Buoy recovered on deck

Zoom Rescue, release and tracking of marine turtle program
Zoom Turtle free after releasing

Zoom Deployment of Drifters
Zoom Drifters on the water

Zoom Nutrient sensor in the frame during mooring deployment
Zoom ESTOC buoy ready to new deployment

Zoom XBT launching control into the helicopter
Zoom CTD and Rosette sampling

Zoom Bad weather at ESTOC

Scientists or technicians in charge of the observatory

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Dr. Maria Jose Rueda
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Dr. Andres Cianca

Name of their institution

Instituto Canario de Ciencias Marinas (ICCM), Canary Islands, Spain

Distance from shore

70 nautical miles (~7 hours ~steaming depending on the ship speed)

Max depth

3670 m