Hydroacoustic and Sediment data collected during AL-519/1 in January 2019 in the German Bight

Finn Mielck & Werner Armonies
During the research cruise AL-519-1 with RV Alkor the effects of dredging measures in an extraction site west off Sylt (German Bight) were investigated. Here, sandy material was extracted since 1984 for beach nourishment on the Island of Sylt. The extraction site lies approx. 7 km west of Sylt and has an extend of 5.5 km*3 km with water depths between 13 and 32 m. The investigations took place in January 2019 and lasted about...

Registration Year

  • 2021

Resource Types

  • Collection


  • Alfred Wegener Institute - Wadden Sea Station Sylt