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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for Prince Madog (74PD) cruise ISIS58 (E3)


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name Prince Madog (74PD) cruise ISIS58 (E3)
Short name ISIS58 (E3)
Objectives and Narrative Survey cruise contributing to research directed toward an understanding of how the physics of the Irish Sea and surrounding regions (Celtic Sea, St, George's Channel, North Channel and Clyde Sea) determined biogeochemical processes and sediment transport.
Ship Prince Madog
Departure Port
Departure Date 1987-09-07
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 1987-09-09
Principal Scientist(s)
Responsible Organisation University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences
Associated Project(s) Interdisciplinary Study of the Irish Sea
IHB Sea Areas Visited Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1/181;2
Work Area Description
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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 = 15

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database


# Series Instrument Description Parameters
15 CTD/STD cast Electrical conductivity of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance 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  
300168 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 11:30Z 53° 26' N, 4° 10' W Click for more
300181 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 10:24Z 53° 25' N, 4° 39' W Click for more
300193 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 11:46Z 53° 32' N, 4° 49' W Click for more
300200 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 13:34Z 53° 41' N, 5° 7' W Click for more
300212 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 15:43Z 53° 50' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
300224 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 17:11Z 53° 43' N, 5° 37' W Click for more
300236 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 19:28Z 53° 33' N, 5° 19' W Click for more
300248 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 21:40Z 53° 24' N, 5° 0' W Click for more
300261 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 23:40Z 53° 14' N, 4° 45' W Click for more
300273 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 03:20Z 53° 16' N, 5° 12' W Click for more
300285 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 05:49Z 53° 26' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
300297 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 09:14Z 53° 43' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
300304 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 10:50Z 53° 54' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
300316 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 12:14Z 53° 47' N, 4° 57' W Click for more
300328 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 13:59Z 53° 41' N, 4° 46' W Click for more

Project Database

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


Track Charts

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