Southern Surveyor

Michael Veitch

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This engaging book tells the stories of the men and women who worked on board CSIRO's research vessel--the Southern Surveyor. For ten years (2003 - 2013) this magnificent ship sailed over 190 voyages across the seas and oceans around Australia and contributed a wealth of knowledge to marine science. From the captain to the support staff, scientists, and students, this book tells the stories of adventure and discovery on board this great ship.


* Pre-dawn fireworks from an undersea volcano

* Learn about how the WWII shipwreck of the MV Limerick was located

* The "undiscovery" of a Pacific Island

* Including color photographs of life on board the ship and research undertaken.

ISBN: 9781486302642
Publication Date: 31-Dec-2015
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing