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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Corystes (74RY) cruise COR6A/93

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Corystes (74RY) cruise COR6A/93
Short name COR6A/93
Objectives and Narrative 1. To identify and quantify the fate of river-borne nutrients entering the Wash and Humber estuary, examining nutrient distributions from the river inputs through to the North Sea.
2. To measure environmental parameters relevant to phytoplankton growth and nutrient depletion.
3. To take samples over a grid in the southern North Sea to improve knowledge of the seasonal signal in nutrients, particuarly phosphate.
Ship RV Corystes
Departure Port Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1993-06-08
Arrival Port Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1993-06-14
Principal Scientist(s) Paul A Gurbutt (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory
Associated Project(s) JONUS
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1/216;1
Work Area Description Humber, Wash and southern Bight
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,5E; 50N,5E; 50N,5W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 55N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 5E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 40
Description:  
Water bottle stations Quantity: number of stations = 119
Description: surface water stations.  
Chemical oceanography  
Ammonia Quantity: number of stations = 159
Description:  
Nitrate Quantity: number of samples = 146
Description:  
Nitrite Quantity: number of stations = 159
Description:  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 159
Description:  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 159
Description:  
Contamination  
Chlorinated hydrocarbons Description:  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 159
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 159
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

No information on datasets is currently available

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
37 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  
552715 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 06:26Z 53° 43' N, 0° 5' E Click for more
552727 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 07:40Z 53° 42' N, 0° 11' E Click for more
552739 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 08:26Z 53° 40' N, 0° 18' E Click for more
552740 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 09:26Z 53° 39' N, 0° 26' E Click for more
552752 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 11:04Z 53° 31' N, 0° 13' E Click for more
552764 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 11:56Z 53° 30' N, 0° 18' E Click for more
552776 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 12:48Z 53° 33' N, 0° 24' E Click for more
552788 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 13:42Z 53° 33' N, 0° 30' E Click for more
552807 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 15:18Z 53° 26' N, 0° 26' E Click for more
552819 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 16:32Z 53° 20' N, 0° 22' E Click for more
552820 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 17:09Z 53° 18' N, 0° 24' E Click for more
552832 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 18:33Z 53° 21' N, 0° 37' E Click for more
552844 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 19:26Z 53° 14' N, 0° 40' E Click for more
552856 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 20:20Z 53° 8' N, 0° 34' E Click for more
552868 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 21:26Z 53° 10' N, 0° 26' E Click for more
552881 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-09 22:28Z 53° 4' N, 0° 30' E Click for more
552893 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 06:36Z 53° 5' N, 0° 24' E Click for more
552900 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 07:19Z 53° 3' N, 0° 27' E Click for more
552912 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 08:07Z 53° 1' N, 0° 30' E Click for more
552924 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 08:46Z 53° 0' N, 0° 28' E Click for more
552936 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 09:40Z 53° 2' N, 0° 25' E Click for more
552948 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 10:33Z 53° 1' N, 0° 24' E Click for more
552961 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 11:08Z 53° 0' N, 0° 25' E Click for more
552973 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 11:56Z 52° 59' N, 0° 27' E Click for more
552985 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 12:36Z 52° 57' N, 0° 25' E Click for more
552997 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 13:06Z 52° 58' N, 0° 23' E Click for more
553000 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 13:37Z 53° 0' N, 0° 21' E Click for more
553012 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 14:12Z 52° 58' N, 0° 18' E Click for more
553024 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 16:40Z 52° 57' N, 0° 21' E Click for more
553036 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 17:32Z 52° 55' N, 0° 19' E Click for more
553048 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 18:08Z 52° 56' N, 0° 18' E Click for more
553061 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 19:06Z 52° 57' N, 0° 17' E Click for more
553073 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-10 19:55Z 52° 55' N, 0° 15' E Click for more
553085 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-11 05:29Z 53° 46' N, 1° 34' E Click for more
553097 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-11 07:33Z 53° 55' N, 1° 57' E Click for more
553104 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-11 09:31Z 54° 3' N, 2° 21' E Click for more
553116 CTD/STD cast 1993-06-11 10:49Z 54° 7' N, 2° 30' E Click for more

Project Database

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

References

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