Bay of Biscay 2008 Expedition - Oceana Europe

Bay of Biscay 2008 Expedition

Bay of Biscay 2008 Expedition

On June 1st, the Oceana Ranger initiated its 2008 Expedition in Vigo, after sailing in the waters of Portugal,Gulf of Cádiz and the Alboran Sea.

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Overview

 

Laminaria digitataOn June 1st, the Oceana Ranger initiated its 2008 Expedition in Vigo,  after sailing in the waters of Portugal, Gulf of Cádiz and the Alboran Sea. The itinerary took the team of scientific and submarine photographers on board to investigate the Galician seabeds in front of Isla de Ons, Costa da Morte, Islas Sisargas and Ría de Ribadeo. They also visited Asturian waters in front of Cabo de Peñas, Cudillero or Ribadesella, Bay of Biscay waters.

With the support of Fundación Biodiversidad, Oceana started this campaign   with the aim to increase the knowledge on Spanish seabeds and promoting the creation of new protected areas.

 

Diaries

February 18, 2011

Meet: Seahorse

By: Angela Pauly

August 1, 2008

August 1, 2008

By: Ana de la Torriente

July 25, 2008

“Heavy seas”

By: Jorge Candan

July 21, 2008

July 21, 2008

By: Jesús Renedo

June 25, 2008

June 25, 2008

By: Silvia García

June 21, 2008

Niebla Seamount

By: Silvia García

June 19, 2008

Minke whales

By: Silvia García

June 18, 2008

Bermeo Seamount

By: Silvia García

June 17, 2008

June 17

By: Silvia García

June 16, 2008

Malpica port

By: Silvia García

June 13, 2008

Venus’ girdle

By: Silvia García

June 11, 2008

June 11, 2008

By: Silvia García

June 8, 2008

Sálvora

By: Ricardo Aguilar

June 7, 2008

Ría de Arousa

By: Ricardo Aguilar

May 24, 2008

A day in life

By: maureen

May 23, 2008

Like a rock

By: maureen

May 22, 2008

Meet the crew

By: maureen

May 21, 2008

En route to Vigo

By: suzannah

The Crew

JUAN SIGLER

Support diver (Spain)

PATRICIA ROMERO

Cook (Spain)

JESÚS RENEDO

Captain (Spain)

JOAN PUIG DE FABREGAS

ROV Technician

MAURO PUIG LOVERDOS

ROV's Technician (Spain)

ANTONIO MOMÓ

Support diver (Spain)

SERGIO GOSÁLVEZ

Underwater photographer (Spain)

MANUEL GALLEGOS

ROV's Technician (Spain)

JAIME FRANCH

Diving Team Coordinator (Spain)

JOSIANE DALCOURT

Diving Team Coordinator (Canada)

JORGE J. CANDÁN

Diver and Underwater Videographer (Spain)

BARTOMEU BORDOY

ROV's Technician (Spain)

PILAR BARROS

Support diver (Spain)

BIBIANA ALVAREZ SEOANE

Boatswain (Spain)

JUSTINO GARCÍA-BORREGUERO

Deckhand (Spain)

Ricardo Aguilar

Coordinator of the Expedition

Ana de la Torriente

Marine Scientist (Spain)

MARIO CONDE

Deckhand (Spain)

CARLOS SUÁREZ

Underwater photographer (Spain)

ENRIQUE TALLEDO

Underwater videographer (Spain)

JOSÉ MANUEL SÁEZ

ROV's Technician (Spain)

Silvia García

Senior Marine Scientist

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