Canterbury Bight Seismic Survey Notice

Anadarko NZ is to conduct a seismic survey in the Canterbury Bight starting this month. The survey will be conducted by the survey ship 71.0m M.V. Aquila Explorer (H3JM) accompanied by 25m lead ship M.V. Margaret Phillippa (ZM2916) which will preceed the survey ship by typically 3.5 nautical miles. All vessels in the region of the survey are requested to maintain a closest point of approach of 6 nautical miles.

Click on the .pdf file attachment for details and a chart of the proposed survey area.