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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 0801S_1

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 0801S_1
Short name 0801S_1
Objectives and Narrative 1) To perform hydrographic surveys along the JONSIS standard section in the northern North Sea.
2) To perform hydrographic surveys along the standard Faroe Shetland Channel sections.
3) To service/relay two of the Nordic WOCE ADCP moorings.
4) To service a mooring east of Lerwick in support of the MAIA contract (if required following MAIA meeting).
5) To service two tide gauge moorings in support of the MAIA contract.
6) To perform a mesoscale feature survey in support of the MAIA contract.
7) To deploy a single string deep water mooring south of Faroe.
8) If time permits, to survey part of the Rockall Trough standard section.
9) Throughout the trip, to perform ad hoc sonar buoy and towed array acoustic recordings for cetaceans.
10) Throughout the trip, to undertake an assessment of the improved nutrient analysis system.
11) Throughout the trip, to perform ad hoc sampling for primary productivity measurements.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2001-05-04
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2001-05-18
Principal Scientist(s) Bill Turrell (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) JONSIS, WOCE & MAIA
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3/217;1/217;2
Work Area Description Northern North Sea, Faroe Shetland Channel
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,10W; 65N,10W; 65N,0E; 55N,0E; 55N,10W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 65N
Western Limit 10W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 65
Description: DOX sensor, SBE 911 CTD with sea tech fluorometer, calibration samples taken for salinity.  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: activity duration in days = 13
Description: SBE thermosalinograph. JONSIS Fair Isle-Munken, Nolso-Flugga, East Shetland  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 65
Description: DOX sensor, SBE 911 CTD with sea tech fluorometer, calibration samples taken for salinity.  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 65
Description: DOX sensor, SBE 911 CTD with sea tech fluorometer, calibration samples taken for salinity.  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 65
Description: DOX sensor, SBE 911 CTD with sea tech fluorometer, calibration samples taken for salinity.  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 65
Description: DOX sensor, SBE 911 CTD with sea tech fluorometer, calibration samples taken for salinity.  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
60° 27' N 4° 22' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) Deployed NWSD RDI 75 KHz at 750m upwards
60° 27' N 4° 22' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) Recovered Long term mooring NWSD, RDI 75 KHz ADCP at 750m upwards
60° 25' N 0° 48' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Recovered Mooring, Seacat SBE-16 Missing
60° 27' N 4° 22' W Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder) Recovered Part mooring, Tide Gauge Missing
60° 18' N 4° 7' W Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder) Recovered Tide Gauge.

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
65 CTD/STD cast Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Raw fluorometer output
Raw suspended particulate material concentration sensor output
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  
572464 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 00:47Z 59° 16' N, 0° 0' W Click for more
572476 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 02:08Z 59° 17' N, 0° 19' W Click for more
572488 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 03:12Z 59° 17' N, 0° 39' W Click for more
572507 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 04:30Z 59° 16' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
572519 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 05:32Z 59° 16' N, 1° 9' W Click for more
572520 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 06:20Z 59° 16' N, 1° 19' W Click for more
572532 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 07:10Z 59° 16' N, 1° 29' W Click for more
572544 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 08:18Z 59° 16' N, 1° 39' W Click for more
572556 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 09:05Z 59° 16' N, 1° 47' W Click for more
572568 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 09:46Z 59° 16' N, 1° 55' W Click for more
572581 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 10:40Z 59° 16' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
572593 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 11:25Z 59° 16' N, 2° 14' W Click for more
572600 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 20:09Z 60° 27' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572612 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 21:02Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572624 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 21:57Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572636 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 22:51Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572648 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-05 23:44Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572661 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 00:38Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572673 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 01:30Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572685 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 04:00Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572697 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 04:53Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572704 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 05:51Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572716 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 06:45Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572728 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 07:40Z 60° 28' N, 4° 21' W Click for more
572741 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 22:36Z 60° 10' N, 3° 44' W Click for more
572753 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-06 23:31Z 60° 13' N, 3° 51' W Click for more
572765 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 00:24Z 60° 16' N, 3° 58' W Click for more
572777 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 01:11Z 60° 18' N, 4° 4' W Click for more
572789 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 02:09Z 60° 18' N, 4° 10' W Click for more
572790 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 03:25Z 60° 25' N, 4° 18' W Click for more
572808 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 04:45Z 60° 28' N, 4° 24' W Click for more
572821 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 07:12Z 60° 35' N, 4° 45' W Click for more
572833 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-07 09:06Z 60° 37' N, 4° 53' W Click for more
572845 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-08 00:27Z 60° 24' N, 5° 19' W Click for more
572857 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-08 02:44Z 60° 22' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
572869 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 03:17Z 60° 55' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
572870 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 04:23Z 60° 58' N, 1° 17' W Click for more
572882 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 05:33Z 61° 1' N, 1° 34' W Click for more
572894 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 06:42Z 61° 4' N, 1° 52' W Click for more
572901 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 07:41Z 61° 6' N, 2° 1' W Click for more
572913 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 08:47Z 61° 7' N, 2° 9' W Click for more
572925 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 09:55Z 61° 9' N, 2° 16' W Click for more
572937 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 11:26Z 61° 11' N, 2° 24' W Click for more
572949 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 13:09Z 61° 13' N, 2° 40' W Click for more
572950 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 15:55Z 61° 21' N, 3° 9' W Click for more
572962 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 18:57Z 61° 28' N, 3° 42' W Click for more
572974 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-09 21:46Z 61° 34' N, 4° 14' W Click for more
572986 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-10 00:48Z 61° 42' N, 4° 51' W Click for more
572998 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-10 02:51Z 61° 49' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
573001 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-10 04:12Z 61° 54' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
573013 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-10 05:48Z 61° 59' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
573025 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-11 15:56Z 61° 12' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
573037 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-11 18:03Z 61° 1' N, 5° 57' W Click for more
573049 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-11 20:16Z 60° 51' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
573050 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-11 21:58Z 60° 46' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
573062 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-11 23:37Z 60° 43' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
573074 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-12 01:40Z 60° 38' N, 4° 53' W Click for more
573086 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-12 03:17Z 60° 34' N, 4° 45' W Click for more
573098 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-12 16:17Z 61° 43' N, 4° 10' W Click for more
573105 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-12 18:06Z 61° 33' N, 4° 9' W Click for more
573117 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-12 20:44Z 61° 23' N, 4° 10' W Click for more
573129 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-12 22:24Z 61° 18' N, 4° 9' W Click for more
573130 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-13 00:16Z 61° 13' N, 4° 9' W Click for more
573142 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-13 02:32Z 61° 3' N, 4° 10' W Click for more
573154 CTD/STD cast 2001-05-16 21:37Z 60° 25' N, 4° 19' W Click for more

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