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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 1793C

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 1793C
Short name 1793C
Objectives and Narrative 1. To service five current meter moorings in the coastal zone between Arbroath and Fifeness.
2. To conduct a hydrochemical survey along the east coast of Scotland from the Moray Firth to the Firth of Forth.
Ship FRV Clupea
Departure Port Dundee, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1993-09-10
Arrival Port Granton, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1993-09-15
Principal Scientist(s) Richard D Adams (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) Scottish Coastal Zone Project
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3
Work Area Description Moray Firth, Firth of Forth
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,5W; 60N,5W; 60N,0E; 55N,0E; 55N,5W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 60N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 17
Description: NBIS Smart stations  
Current meters Quantity: number of stations = 5
Description: 9 recovered, 9 deployed  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: activity duration in days = 5
Description:  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 17
Description:  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 17
Description:  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 17
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 17
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
56° 31' N 2° 31' W Current meters 11.9.93 rec. 2 ACM, WLR & NA, depl. 2 ACM, WLR & NA
56° 16' N 2° 24' W Current meters 11.9.93 rec. 2 ACM,TC,WLR & NA, depl. 2 ACM,TC,WLR,NA
56° 22' N 2° 37' W Current meters 11.9.93 rec. ACM & NA (S4 LOST) depl. ACM, S4 & NA
56° 22' N 2° 18' W Current meters 12.9.93 rec. 2 ACM & NA, depl. 2 ACM,WLR & NA
56° 22' N 2° 30' W Current meters 12.9.93 rec. 2 ACM, depl. 2ACM

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
17 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
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  
396403 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-10 14:05Z 56° 27' N, 2° 55' W Click for more
396415 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-10 14:34Z 56° 27' N, 2° 51' W Click for more
396427 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-10 15:16Z 56° 27' N, 2° 45' W Click for more
396439 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 13:21Z 56° 22' N, 2° 15' W Click for more
396440 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 13:54Z 56° 22' N, 2° 19' W Click for more
396452 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 14:19Z 56° 22' N, 2° 24' W Click for more
396464 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 14:46Z 56° 22' N, 2° 28' W Click for more
396476 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 15:13Z 56° 22' N, 2° 33' W Click for more
396488 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 15:31Z 56° 22' N, 2° 35' W Click for more
396507 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 15:49Z 56° 22' N, 2° 39' W Click for more
396519 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 16:27Z 56° 22' N, 2° 42' W Click for more
396520 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 16:44Z 56° 22' N, 2° 44' W Click for more
396532 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 18:07Z 56° 16' N, 2° 34' W Click for more
396544 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 18:18Z 56° 16' N, 2° 34' W Click for more
396556 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 18:32Z 56° 16' N, 2° 33' W Click for more
396568 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 18:46Z 56° 16' N, 2° 31' W Click for more
396581 CTD/STD cast 1993-09-12 19:08Z 56° 16' N, 2° 28' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

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