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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Squilla (740G) cruise SQ020729

Introduction

This report collates information from the BODC cruise inventory and oceanographic databases. It presents

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Squilla (740G) cruise SQ020729
Short name SQ020729
Objectives and Narrative Sampling and measurements at station L4.
Ship RV Squilla
Departure Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2002-07-29
Arrival Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2002-07-29
Principal Scientist(s) Roger Harris (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation National Museum of Scotland
Associated Project(s) Western Channel Observatory
IHB Sea Areas Visited English Channel
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1
Work Area Description Western English Channel
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,0E; 50N,0E; 50N,5W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 55N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

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Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
1 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Raw fluorometer output
Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1085196 CTD/STD cast 2002-07-29 09:27Z 50° 15' N, 4° 13' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
2 CTD frame plus rosette sampler
Density of the water column
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
2 Water bottle hydrocast Phytoplankton taxonomic biomass in water bodies
Phytoplankton generic biomass in water bodies

Microzooplankton taxonomy-related biomass expressed as carbon per unit volume of the water column
Phytoplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Microzooplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies
Phytoplankton generic abundance in water bodies
2 WP-2 zooplankton net
Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column
Phytoplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies
Zooplankton reproduction rate parameters
1 Surface water sample collected by a bucket on a rope Temperature of the water column

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

References

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