The assistance of the crew of R/V Pelagia is highly appreciated. We thank Theo Hillebrand for assistance in mooring preparation and handling. We acknowledge the ANTARES collaboration for the use of the ADCP dataset (available online at http://antares.in2p3.fr/). Integrated North Sea Program (INP), Processes above Continental Slopes (PROCS), and Long-Term Ocean Climate Observations (LOCO) were funded in part by the Netherlands Organization for the Advancement of Scientific Research (NWO). Author Gostiaux was funded in part via BSIK.
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