Southern Ocean Continuous Plankton Recorder Database (SO-CPR) Expert Group



The Australian Antarctic Division hosts the SO-CPR database. From their website linked below it is possible to:

  • View the metadata record describing the Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Records [AADC-00099] database.
  • Search Tow Records by date, coverage
  • Access the full tow list sorted by season and voyage. There are links to view the sample locations for a tow within the Australian Antarctic sector.
  • Access a list of observed species with links to a distribution map within the Australian Antarctic sector.

For access to the data see the SO-CPR website.

Map of known CPR tows:

 cpr tows