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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 0697C

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 0697C
Short name 0697C
Objectives and Narrative 1. To conduct a large-scale hydrographic, chemistry, biology and sediment survey of the Minches area, between the mainland and the Outer Hebrides.
2. To deploy seven current meter moorings at various locations in the North, South and Little Minches.
Ship FRV Clupea
Departure Port Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1997-04-04
Arrival Port Lochinver, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1997-04-21
Principal Scientist(s) Phil A Gillibrand (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Marsden Squares Visited 181;4
Work Area Description Minches
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,10W; 60N,10W; 60N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,10W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 60N
Western Limit 10W
Eastern Limit 5W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of profiles = 75
Description: SBE25 CTD/Rosette & 28tows of Chelsea Aquapack CTD  
Current meters Quantity: number of stations = 7
Description: 14 ACMs deployed  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: activity duration in days = 16
Description: T,S Fluorescence 3m  
Chemical oceanography  
Ammonia Quantity: number of profiles = 68
Description:  
Nitrate Quantity: number of profiles = 68
Description:  
Phosphate Quantity: number of profiles = 68
Description:  
Silicate Quantity: number of profiles = 63
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton Quantity: number of profiles = 68
Description: Phytoplankton samples  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of profiles = 68
Description: Samples for Chlorophyll  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: activity duration in days = 16
Description: T,S Fluorescence 3m  
Zooplankton Quantity: number of hauls = 28
Description: Tows Oceansampler  
Zooplankton Quantity: number of hauls = 52
Description: Stations vertical net  
Zooplankton Quantity: number of hauls = 26
Description: Tows Methot net  
Geology and geophysics  
Grab Quantity: number of samples = 21
Description: Grab samples, Day grab  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
56° 40' N 6° 40' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 16.4.97
56° 49' N 7° 4' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 16.4.97
56° 52' N 7° 25' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 17.4.97
57° 28' N 7° 3' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 18.4.97
58° 27' N 6° 3' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 19.4.97
58° 27' N 5° 39' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 19.4.97
58° 28' N 5° 15' W Current meters Deployed 2 ACM 20.4.97

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
75 CTD/STD cast Electrical conductivity of the water column
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  
478815 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 09:14Z 58° 31' N, 5° 11' W Click for more
478827 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 10:25Z 58° 30' N, 5° 20' W Click for more
478839 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 11:41Z 58° 30' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
478840 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 12:44Z 58° 30' N, 5° 40' W Click for more
478852 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 13:43Z 58° 30' N, 5° 50' W Click for more
478864 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 14:39Z 58° 30' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
478876 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-06 15:49Z 58° 30' N, 6° 10' W Click for more
478888 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 07:18Z 58° 20' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
478907 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 07:52Z 58° 20' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
478919 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 09:02Z 58° 20' N, 5° 49' W Click for more
478920 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 10:38Z 58° 20' N, 5° 39' W Click for more
478932 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 11:48Z 58° 19' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
478944 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 13:04Z 58° 19' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
478956 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-07 14:48Z 58° 20' N, 5° 13' W Click for more
478968 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-08 08:11Z 58° 0' N, 5° 34' W Click for more
478981 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-08 10:17Z 58° 0' N, 5° 44' W Click for more
478993 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-08 12:06Z 58° 0' N, 5° 55' W Click for more
479007 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-08 13:58Z 58° 0' N, 6° 10' W Click for more
479019 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-08 15:33Z 57° 59' N, 6° 21' W Click for more
479020 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-09 07:43Z 57° 40' N, 5° 51' W Click for more
479032 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-09 09:31Z 57° 40' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
479044 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-09 10:29Z 57° 40' N, 6° 10' W Click for more
479056 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-09 12:38Z 57° 40' N, 6° 30' W Click for more
479068 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-09 14:22Z 57° 40' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
479081 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-09 16:32Z 57° 40' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
479093 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 07:13Z 57° 30' N, 7° 6' W Click for more
479100 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 07:49Z 57° 30' N, 6° 57' W Click for more
479112 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 08:32Z 57° 30' N, 6° 47' W Click for more
479124 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 09:35Z 57° 25' N, 6° 50' W Click for more
479136 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 11:32Z 57° 25' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
479148 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 13:05Z 57° 24' N, 7° 9' W Click for more
479161 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 14:21Z 57° 19' N, 7° 10' W Click for more
479173 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 15:15Z 57° 19' N, 6° 57' W Click for more
479185 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 16:08Z 57° 19' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
479197 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 17:19Z 57° 9' N, 6° 52' W Click for more
479204 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 18:01Z 57° 10' N, 7° 1' W Click for more
479216 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-10 18:42Z 57° 10' N, 7° 10' W Click for more
479228 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-11 08:02Z 57° 0' N, 7° 15' W Click for more
479241 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-11 10:05Z 57° 0' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
479253 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-11 11:29Z 57° 0' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
479265 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-11 12:46Z 57° 0' N, 6° 32' W Click for more
479277 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-11 15:15Z 57° 0' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
479289 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-11 16:27Z 56° 54' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
479290 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 07:00Z 56° 40' N, 6° 15' W Click for more
479308 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 07:59Z 56° 40' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
479321 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 08:57Z 56° 35' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
479333 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 10:12Z 56° 35' N, 6° 31' W Click for more
479345 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 11:44Z 56° 30' N, 6° 38' W Click for more
479357 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 12:21Z 56° 30' N, 6° 30' W Click for more
479369 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 13:15Z 56° 23' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
479370 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 14:10Z 56° 22' N, 6° 34' W Click for more
479382 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 15:24Z 56° 23' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
479394 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-12 17:06Z 56° 23' N, 6° 55' W Click for more
479401 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-13 08:51Z 56° 33' N, 7° 10' W Click for more
479413 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-13 10:32Z 56° 36' N, 7° 18' W Click for more
479425 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-13 12:37Z 56° 39' N, 7° 25' W Click for more
479437 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-13 15:05Z 56° 42' N, 7° 33' W Click for more
479449 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-13 16:48Z 56° 45' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
479450 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-14 07:15Z 56° 45' N, 7° 22' W Click for more
479462 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-14 08:53Z 56° 45' N, 7° 3' W Click for more
479474 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-14 10:07Z 56° 45' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
479486 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-14 11:34Z 56° 45' N, 6° 26' W Click for more
479498 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-14 12:42Z 56° 45' N, 6° 17' W Click for more
479505 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-16 09:32Z 56° 40' N, 6° 40' W Click for more
479517 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-16 12:50Z 56° 49' N, 7° 4' W Click for more
479529 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-17 14:55Z 56° 52' N, 7° 24' W Click for more
479530 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-18 08:21Z 57° 26' N, 7° 3' W Click for more
479542 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-19 11:12Z 58° 26' N, 6° 3' W Click for more
479554 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-19 13:38Z 58° 27' N, 5° 39' W Click for more
479566 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-20 08:10Z 58° 27' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
479578 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-20 11:49Z 58° 10' N, 6° 6' W Click for more
479591 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-20 12:16Z 58° 10' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
479609 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-20 12:54Z 58° 9' N, 5° 50' W Click for more
479610 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-20 13:35Z 58° 9' N, 5° 40' W Click for more
479622 CTD/STD cast 1997-04-20 14:30Z 58° 10' N, 5° 25' W Click for more

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