These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone.
These data are in the ASPeCt format.
National program: Australia
Vessel: Aurora Australis
Dates in ice: 21 Jul 1995 - 26 Aug 1995 (HIHO HIH0 experiment)
Observers: Tony Worby, Ian Allison, Vicky Lytle, Rob Massom, Petra Heil ... Summary of voyage track:
Scientific voyage focussed on the area near 64S, 140E.
Three laps of a 60 x 60 nmile study area were completed with E-W and N-S transects through the study region to deploy and recover instruments.
The fields in this dataset are:
SEA ICE CONCENTRATION
SEA ICE FLOE SIZE
SEA ICE SNOW COVER
SEA ICE THICKNESS
SEA ICE TOPOGRAPHY
SEA ICE TYPE
FRMAE COUNTER FOR FILM
VIDEO RECORDER COUNTER