Cruise to the MAR-French permit area-TAG and Snake Pit vent field (Hermine 2022)

 

 

 

Cruise name : Hermine2

Dates: from 06/07/2022 to 28/08/2022

Objective: Characterize and sample the six new hydrothermal fields identified during the HERMINE cruise (2017) and continue the characterization of SMS deposits in the district of TAG and study the low temperature zone located 5km east of the TAG active mound site.

Chief scientist : E. Pelleter - Ifremer (GM research unit)

  Vessel : Pourquoi pas ?

Deep-water submersible :

Nautile

Autonomous underwater vehicles