Articles | Volume 15, issue 23
Biogeosciences, 15, 7097–7109, 2018

Special issue: GEOVIDE, an international GEOTRACES study along the OVIDE...

Biogeosciences, 15, 7097–7109, 2018

Research article 29 Nov 2018

Research article | 29 Nov 2018

Introduction to the French GEOTRACES North Atlantic Transect (GA01): GEOVIDE cruise

Géraldine Sarthou et al.

Data sets

The 2014 Greenland-Portugal GEOVIDE bottle data (GO-SHIP A25 and GEOTRACES GA01) F. Perez, P. Treguer, P. Branellec, M. I. García-Ibáñez, P. Lherminier, and G. Sarthou

Oceanographic dataset in the North Atlantic Sea collected during the cruise GEOVIDE 2014 C. Schmechtig, G. Sarthou, P. Lherminier, E. P. Achterberg, F. Alonso-Pérez, E. Bucciarelli, J. Boutorh, V. Bouvier, E. A. Boyle, P. Branellec, L. I. Carracedo, N. Casacuberta, M. Castrillejo, M. Cheize, L. Contreira Pereira, D. Cossa, N. Daniault, E. De Saint-Léger, F. Dehairs, F. Deng, F. Desprez de Gésincourt, J. Devesa, L. Foliot, D. Fonseca-Batista, M. Gallinari, M. I. García-Ibáñez, A. Gourain, E. Grossteffan, M. Hamon, L. E. Heimbürger, G. M. Henderson, C. Jeandel, C. Kermabon, F. Lacan, P. Le Bot, M. Le Goff, E. Le Roy, A. Lefèbvre, S. Leizour, N. Lemaitre, P. Masqué, O. Ménage, J.-L. Menzel Barraqueta, H. Mercier, F. Perault, F. F. Pérez, H. F. Planquette, F. Planchon, A. Roukaerts, V. Sanial, R. Sauzède, R. U. Shelley, G. Stewart, J. N. Sutton, Y. Tang, N. Tisnérat-Laborde, M. Tonnard, P. Tréguer, P. van Beek, C. M. Zurbrick, and P. Zunino

Short summary
The GEOVIDE cruise (GEOTRACES Section GA01) was conducted in the North Atlantic Ocean and Labrador Sea in May–June 2014. In this special issue, results from GEOVIDE, including physical oceanography and trace element and isotope cyclings, are presented among 17 articles. Here, the scientific context, project objectives, and scientific strategy of GEOVIDE are provided, along with an overview of the main results from the articles published in the special issue.
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