Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Expedition 339 Scientific Prospectus

Mediterranean Outflow

Environmental significance of the Mediterranean Outflow Water and its global implications

Dorrik Stow
Co-Chief Scientist
Edinburgh Collaborative of Subsurface Science and Engineering
Institute of Petroleum Engineering
Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh EH14 4AS
United Kingdom

Francisco Javier Hernández-Molina
Co-Chief Scientist
Departamento de Geociencias Marinas
Facultad de Ciencias del Mar
Universidad de Vigo
36310 Vigo

David Hodell
APL-763 Proponent
Godwin Laboratory for Palaeoclimate Research
Department of Earth Sciences
University of Cambridge
Cambridge CB2 3EQ
United Kingdom

Carlos Andrés Alvarez Zarikian
Expedition Project Manager/Staff Scientist
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Texas A&M University
1000 Discovery Drive
College Station TX 77845-9547

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Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management International, Inc.,
for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program