Launch of the 17th Scientific Expedition onboard the CCGS Amundsen

Launch of the 17th Scientific Expedition onboard the CCGS Amundsen

July 4, 2021
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The 2021 Expedition has begun!

On June 4th, the CCGS Amundsen left Quebec City for its 17th annual scientific mission. The multidisciplinary expedition will run until November 3rd and will allow a contingent of scientists from national and international research teams to study the marine and coastal environments of the Canadian and Greenlandic waters. From aquatic microorganisms to carbon cycle to melting glaciers and seabed mapping, all aspects of the northern environment will be studied during the 122 days of the expedition.

For more details on the 2021 Amundsen expedition, read the Departure Press Release. Stay tuned for more expedition updates and follow the ship in real-time.

Fair winds!