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New Zealand IPY-CAML Project

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New Zealand has conducted a major biological survey of the Ross Sea, in the Antarctic, as part of the Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) and International Polar Year (IPY). Up to 26 scientists and 18 crew have taken part in an eight-week voyage aboard RV Tangaroa during February and March 2008.

More details of the New Zealand IPY-CAML project can be found at Ministry of Fisheries website.

New Zealand has conducted a major biological survey of the Ross Sea, in the Antarctic, as part of the Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) and International Polar Year (IPY). Up to 26 scientists and 18 crew have taken part in an eight-week voyage aboard RV Tangaroa during February and March 2008.