RWE Dea Sponsors Expedition to Examine Activity of Mud Volcanoes Off the Egyptian Coast

  • RWE Dea Sponsors Expedition to Examine Activity of Mud Volcanoes Off the Egyptian Coast

    RWE Dea Sponsors Expedition to Examine Activity of Mud Volcanoes Off the Egyptian Coast

    Sunday, 23rd March 2008
    After a three-week expedition, the Kiel-based research ship FS POSEIDON has reached the discharge port at Heraklion, Crete, carrying preliminary results on board. Sponsored by RWE Dea, the ten-strong team of scientists and technicians under the supervision of Dr. Tomas Feseker of the Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences (IFM-GEOMAR) explored the relations between gas genesis and mud volcanoes in the Egyptian Nile Delta.