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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for Prince Madog (74PD) cruise PM4DW3


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name Prince Madog (74PD) cruise PM4DW3
Short name PM4DW3
Objectives and Narrative Liverpool Bay Front Survey
Ship Prince Madog
Departure Port
Departure Date 1977-05-02
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 1977-05-06
Principal Scientist(s) Steven P R Czitrom Baus (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
Responsible Organisation University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Marsden Squares Visited 181;133/181;134
Work Area Description
Unable to lookup cruise bounds at this time
Work Area Bounding Polygon
Southern Limit unknown
Northern Limit unknown
Western Limit unknown
Eastern Limit unknown

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 11
Current meters Quantity: 14
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: 40
Water bottle stations Quantity: number of stations = 24
Biology and fisheries  
Pelagic bacteria/micro-organisms Quantity: 10

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

No information on datasets is currently available

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database


# Series Instrument Description Parameters
11 CTD/STD cast 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  
67106 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 09:38Z 53° 45' N, 3° 46' W Click for more
67118 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 10:06Z 53° 45' N, 3° 43' W Click for more
67131 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 10:55Z 53° 45' N, 3° 39' W Click for more
67143 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 11:21Z 53° 45' N, 3° 37' W Click for more
67155 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 12:12Z 53° 45' N, 3° 34' W Click for more
67167 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 12:49Z 53° 45' N, 3° 31' W Click for more
67179 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 14:08Z 53° 45' N, 3° 27' W Click for more
67180 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 14:48Z 53° 45' N, 3° 22' W Click for more
67192 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 15:33Z 53° 45' N, 3° 19' W Click for more
67211 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 16:00Z 53° 45' N, 3° 16' W Click for more
67223 CTD/STD cast 1977-05-03 16:42Z 53° 45' N, 3° 16' W Click for more

Project Database

No data currently held for this cruise in the BODC Project Database


Track Charts

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