ATCM
Antarctic Treaty
Electronic Information Exchange System

Party: Belgium
2016/2017 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: Princess Elisabeth
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Utsteinen   Lat: 71º 57´ 00´´ S   Long: 23º 20´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population:
Medical Facilities: Number of patient beds: One Supplies and equipment - 30kg of medical equipment and supplies. Medical facilities have basic equipment – defibrillators, ventilators. No X rays, ultrasound or other sophisticated diagnostic capabilities. Emergency facilities installed at the airstrip.
Remarks / Description: In the context of article VII of the Antarctic Treaty, and on the basis of the Belgian law of 7 April 2005 implementing the Environment Protocol to the Antarctic Treaty (Madrid, 4 October 1991), in particular its article 5, § 2, 7 and 8, and referring to the information received from the applicant, the Minister for Environment declares that the “Belgian-Dutch Inspection Mission -2017 organized by the Federal Science Policy Office from 15th February 2017 to 15th March 2017, lead by expedition leader Mr Jacob BOSSAER, may be considered as covered by a permit issued by the Belgian authorities (Permit Nr 2016/09). The purpose of the expedition is to lead a fact-finding mission on the landing strip at Romnoes and to visit the Belgian Station Princess Elisabeth. This permit is based on the estimated environmental impact of the activity as submitted by the applicant in line with the Belgian law of 7 April 2005. The applicant declared that he is well aware of the Belgian legislation applicable on the respect and the protection of the environment in Antarctica. That international inspection took place between 24-26th February 2017. It was composed of seven Belgian experts, and of Mr Dick Van Der Kroef from the Netherlands, who had previously been accredited by the Dutch government towards the ATS.
Operating Period: From: November To: February

Vessels Report
Aircrat Report
Research Rockets Report
Military
Vessel-Based Report
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Vessel-Based Operations
Operator:
Name: Jacques Oberlé
Contact Address: Dr Fritz-Zimmerman Strasse 10/1 D-88709 HAGNAU_Germany
Email Address: jacques.oberle@freenet.de
Website Address:
Name of Vessel: SY MOANA
Country of Registry: Belgium
Number of Voyages:
Maximum Crew: 3
Maximum Passengers: 3
Remarks:
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader
15 Jan 2017 Puerto Williams 19 Feb 2017 Puerto Williams Jacques Oberlé

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date20/09/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date25/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Cuverville Island Latitude: 64º 41´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 38´ 00´´ W
Visit Date26/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Waterboat Point Latitude: 64°49´S Longitude: 62°51´W
Visit Date27/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Almirante Brown Station Latitude: 64º 89´ 43´´ S Longitude: 62º 87´ 15´´ W
Visit Date28/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Vernadsky Station Latitude: 65º 02´ 05´´ S Longitude: 64º 02´ 06´´ W
Visit Date29/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Flounder Island Latitude: 66°01´S Longitude: 65°24´W
Visit Date30/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Flounder Island Latitude: 66°01´S Longitude: 65°24´W
Visit Date31/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Detaille Island Latitude: 66º 52´ 00´´ S Longitude: 66º 48´ 00´´ W
Visit Date01/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Detaille Island, base W Latitude: 66º 52´ 00´´ S Longitude: 66º 48´ 00´´ W
Visit Date02/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Watkins Island Latitude: 66°22´S Longitude: 67°05´W
Visit Date03/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Duchaylard Island Latitude: 65°43´S Longitude: 65°08´W
Visit Date04/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Lippmann Islands Latitude: 65°30´S Longitude: 64°25´W
Visit Date06/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Hovgaard Island Latitude: 65°08´S Longitude: 64°07´W
Visit Date07/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Booth Island Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 64°01´W
Visit Date08/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Port Lockroy Latitude:  Longitude: 
Visit Date09/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Port Lockroy Latitude:  Longitude: 
Visit Date10/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date11/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors3
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date12/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date18/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing

Operator:
Name: Jean-François DELVOYE
Contact Address: 18 Rue du Beauport F-22500 Paimpol-FRANCE
Email Address: jf.delvoye@voiliers-boreal.com
Website Address:
Name of Vessel: JUAN SA BULAN 3
Country of Registry: BELGIUM
Number of Voyages:
Maximum Crew: 3
Maximum Passengers: 3
Remarks:
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader
18 Dec 2016 Puerto Williams 17 Jan 2017 Puerto Williams Jean-François DELVOYE

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date22/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Deception Island Latitude: 62°57´S Longitude: 60°38´W
Visit Date26/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date27/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Jougla Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 35´´ S Longitude: 63º 29´ 37´´ W
Visit Date28/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 49´ 30´´ S Longitude: 63º 29´ 36´´ W
Visit Date29/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Damoy Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 10´´ S Longitude: 63º 31´ 11´´ W
Visit Date29/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesExtended Walk
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Peltier Channel Latitude: 64°52´S Longitude: 63°32´W
Visit Date30/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Lemaire Channel Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 63°59´W
Visit Date30/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Pleneau Island Latitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ S Longitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Charcot, Port Latitude: 65º 04´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 00´ 00´´ W
Visit Date01/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Hovgaard Island Latitude: 65°08´S Longitude: 64°07´W
Visit Date02/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Vernadsky Station Latitude: 65º 02´ 05´´ S Longitude: 64º 02´ 06´´ W
Visit Date03/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date04/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Waterboat Point Latitude: 64°49´S Longitude: 62°51´W
Visit Date06/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date07/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors6
ActivitiesExtended Walk, Small Boat Landing
Duration of landingmaximum 2 hours
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date08/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
ActivitiesAnchoring Only
Duration of landing
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date10/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing

Operator:
Name: LATITUDE OCEANE SPRL
Contact Address: 40 RUE NYSTEN, B-4000 LIEGE
Email Address: info@vaihere.com
Website Address: http://www.vaihere.com
Name of Vessel: VAIHERE
Country of Registry: BELGIUM
Number of Voyages:
Maximum Crew: 4
Maximum Passengers: 10
Remarks:
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader
19 Dec 2016 Puerto Williams 14 Jan 2017 Puerto Williams ERIC DUPUIS

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date22/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date27/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Jougla Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 35´´ S Longitude: 63º 29´ 37´´ W
Visit Date28/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 49´ 30´´ S Longitude: 63º 29´ 36´´ W
Visit Date29/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Damoy Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 10´´ S Longitude: 63º 31´ 11´´ W
Visit Date29/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesExtended Walk
Duration of landing
Site Name: Peltier Channel Latitude: 64°52´S Longitude: 63°32´W
Visit Date30/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Lemaire Channel Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 63°59´W
Visit Date30/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Pleneau Island Latitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ S Longitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Charcot, Port Latitude: 65º 04´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 00´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/12/2016
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Vernadsky Station Latitude: 65º 02´ 05´´ S Longitude: 64º 02´ 06´´ W
Visit Date01/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Hovgaard Island Latitude: 65°08´S Longitude: 64°07´W
Visit Date01/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date02/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Waterboat Point Latitude: 64°49´S Longitude: 62°51´W
Visit Date03/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesStation Visit
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date04/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date05/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
ActivitiesAnchoring Only
Duration of landing
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date06/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
19 Jan 2017 Puerto Williams 14 Feb 2017 Puerto Williams ERIC DUPUIS

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date22/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities: 
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date27/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Jougla Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 35´´ S Longitude: 63º 29´ 37´´ W
Visit Date28/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Damoy Point Latitude: 64º 49´ 10´´ S Longitude: 63º 31´ 11´´ W
Visit Date29/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Extended Walk
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Goudier Island Latitude: 64º 49´ 30´´ S Longitude: 63º 29´ 36´´ W
Visit Date29/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Station Visit
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Peltier Channel Latitude: 64°52´S Longitude: 63°32´W
Visit Date30/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities: 
Duration of landing
Site Name: Lemaire Island Latitude: 64°49´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date30/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities: 
Duration of landing
Site Name: Pleneau Island Latitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ S Longitude: 65º 06´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Charcot, Port Latitude: 65º 04´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 00´ 00´´ W
Visit Date31/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Vernadsky Station Latitude: 65º 02´ 05´´ S Longitude: 64º 02´ 06´´ W
Visit Date01/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Station Visit
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Hovgaard Island Latitude: 65°08´S Longitude: 64°07´W
Visit Date01/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date02/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Waterboat Point Latitude: 64°49´S Longitude: 62°51´W
Visit Date03/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Station Visit
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Enterprise Island Latitude: 64°32´S Longitude: 62°00´W
Visit Date04/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors10
Activities: Small Boat Landing
Duration of landing15 MIN TILL MAXIMUM 2 HOURS
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date05/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities: Anchoring Only
Duration of landing
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date06/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities: 
Duration of landing

Operator:
Name: Vicente CASTRO SOTOS
Contact Address: Antwerpsesteenweg 161 bus 6, B-2950 Kapellen, Belgium
Email Address: vicentesot@hotmail.com// ioranauno@gmail.com
Website Address:
Name of Vessel: IORANA
Country of Registry: BELGIUM
Number of Voyages:
Maximum Crew: 1
Maximum Passengers: 3
Remarks:
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader
15 Jan 2017 Ushuaia 15 Feb 2017 Ushuaia Vicente CASTRO SOTOS

Visited Sites:  View in Google Earth Map
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date19/12/2016
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Melchior Islands Latitude: 64°19´S Longitude: 62°57´W
Visit Date20/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Sur, bahía (I.Livingston) Latitude: 62°38´S Longitude: 60°22´W
Visit Date22/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Livingston Island Latitude: 62°36´S Longitude: 60°30´W
Visit Date23/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Bransfield Strait Latitude: 63°00´S Longitude: 59°00´W
Visit Date24/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Bransfield Strait Latitude: 63°00´S Longitude: 59°00´W
Visit Date25/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Nansen Island Latitude: 64°35´S Longitude: 62°05´W
Visit Date26/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Nansen Island Latitude: 64°35´S Longitude: 62°05´W
Visit Date27/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Paradise Bay/base Gabriel Gonzales Videla Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 52´ 00´´ W
Visit Date28/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Paradise Bay/base Gabriel Gonzales Videla Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 62º 52´ 00´´ W
Visit Date29/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Gerlache Strait Latitude: 64°30´S Longitude: 62°20´W
Visit Date30/01/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Dorian Bay Latitude: 64°49´S Longitude: 63°30´W
Visit Date31/01/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Lockroy, Port Latitude: 64º 49´ 00´´ S Longitude: 63º 30´ 00´´ W
Visit Date01/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Booth Island Latitude: 65°05´S Longitude: 64°01´W
Visit Date02/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Penola Strait Latitude: 65°11´S Longitude: 64°08´W
Visit Date03/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing
Site Name: Petermann Island Latitude: 65º 10´ 00´´ S Longitude: 64º 10´ 00´´ W
Visit Date04/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Argentine Islands Latitude: 65°15´S Longitude: 64°17´W
Visit Date05/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing
Duration of landing
Site Name: Vernadsky Station Latitude: 65º 02´ 05´´ S Longitude: 64º 02´ 06´´ W
Visit Date06/02/2017
This visit includes landingYes  Number of visitors4
ActivitiesSmall Boat Landing, Station Visit
Duration of landing
Site Name: Drake Passage Latitude: 58°00´S Longitude: 65°00´W
Visit Date07/02/2017
This visit includes landingNo  Number of visitors
Activities
Duration of landing

Land-Based Operations
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Land-Based Operations
Expedition Name: De Broyer 2017 
Method of transportation to/within/from Antarctica: sea with RV Alucia
Activities:
Number of Participants: 1
Date begin: 15 Jan 2017
Date end: 20 Feb 2017
Number of personnel: 1
Operator:
Name: Dr Claude DE BROYER
Contact Address: 124 Avenue de la Floride, B-1180 Bruxelles, Belgium
Email Address: cdebroyer@naturalsciences.be
Website Address:
Remarks: Dr Claude De Broyer will be Chief Scientist for the “NHK Filming Expedition 2017” organized by the NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) on board RV Alucia, from 15th January 2017 till 20th February 2017, under the leadership of Mr Gene Hamazaki. In the framework of that expedition Dr De Broyer will take limited samples of benthic fauna for the collection of the Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences.
Location of Activities
Brabant Island
de Gerlache, Détroit
Palmer Archipelago
South Shetland Islands
Routes:
Expedition Name: International Polar Foundation 
Method of transportation to/within/from Antarctica: flights from Novo air base
Activities:
Number of Participants: 29
Date begin: 01 Nov 2016
Date end: 28 Feb 2017
Number of personnel: 21
Operator:
Name: International Polar Foundation (Alain Hubert)
Contact Address: Rue des Vétérinaires 42C/1
Email Address: alain.hubert@polarfoundation.org
Website Address: www.polarfoundation.org
Remarks: A court order of 16 November 2016 stated, that even if the International Polar Foundation is a privileged partner, this does not allow her to organize the next campaign (2016-2017 ) without consulting the Polar Secretariat.
Location of Activities
Princess Elisabeth Station
Routes:

Expedition Name: Polar Circles Antarctica expedition 2017 
Method of transportation to/within/from Antarctica: small yacht/airplane
Activities:
Number of Participants: 7
Date begin: 07 Jan 2017
Date end: 18 Jan 2017
Number of personnel: 3
Operator:
Name: Polar Circles (Dixie Dansercoer)
Contact Address: Dixie Dansercoer & Julie Brown, Kafmaasberg 4, B-3040 Huldenberg; Belgium
Email Address: dixie@polarcircles.com
Website Address: www.polarcircles.com
Remarks:
Location of Activities
07 Jan 2017 Vernadsky Station
08 Jan 2017 Argentine Islands
08 Jan 2017 Petermann Island
09 Jan 2017 Lemaire Channel
09 Jan 2017 Lockroy, Port
10 Jan 2017 de Gerlache, Détroit
10 Jan 2017 Waterboat Point/Gonzalez Videla Station
11 Jan 2017 Cavelier de Cuverville, Ile
12 Jan 2017 Enterprise Island
13 Jan 2017 Hannah Point
14 Jan 2017 Deception Island
15 Jan 2017 Deception Island
16 Jan 2017 Yankee Harbour
17 Jan 2017 Estación Científica Antártica Machu-Picchu
18 Jan 2017 Frei Station
Routes: Departure from Ushuaia with Yacht 'Jonathan" 03rd January 2017. Return on 18th January flight from Teniente R. Marsh Airport to Punta Arenas

Denial of Authorizations
Area Protection and Management Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management
No new information have been provided during the reported period.
Aircrat Report
General Report