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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 1502C_1

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 1502C_1
Short name 1502C_1
Objectives and Narrative To recover long-term hydrographic monitoring moorings off Stonehaven, on the Wee Bankie and off the Marr Bank.
Ship FRV Clupea
Departure Port Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2002-09-23
Arrival Port Montrose, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2002-09-25
Principal Scientist(s) Michael R Robertson (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation IHF
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3
Work Area Description Wee Bankie; Marr Bank, Stonehaven
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 profiles = 3
Description: CTD stations  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
56° 15' N 1° 30' W Current meters Marr Bank mooring. Current meters at 19 and 40 metres depth, recovered 24/09/02
57° 0' N 1° 45' W Current meters Stonehaven mooring. Current meters at 29 and 70 metres depth, recovered 23/09/02
56° 15' N 2° 0' W Current meters Wee Bankie mooring. Current meter at 21 metres depth, recovered 24/09/02
56° 15' N 1° 30' W Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Marr Bank mooring. Fluorometer at 20 metres, recovered 24/09/02
57° 0' N 1° 45' W Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Stonehaven mooring. Fluorometer at 30 metres, recovered 24/09/02
56° 15' N 2° 0' W Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Wee Bankie mooring. Fluorometer at 22 metres, recovered 24/09/02
56° 15' N 1° 30' W Subsurface temperature measurements Marr Bank mooring. Temperature loggers at 15, 20, 30, 35 and 50 metres, recovered 24/09/02
57° 0' N 1° 45' W Subsurface temperature measurements Stonehaven mooring. Temperature loggers at 15, 20, 30, 35 and 50 metres, recovered 23/09/02
56° 15' N 2° 0' W Subsurface temperature measurements Wee Bankie mooring. Temperature loggers at 15, 20, 30 and 40 metres, recovered 24/09/02

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
3 CTD/STD cast Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Raw fluorometer 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  
615226 CTD/STD cast 2002-09-23 14:36Z 56° 58' N, 1° 46' W Click for more
615238 CTD/STD cast 2002-09-24 09:00Z 56° 15' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
615251 CTD/STD cast 2002-09-24 11:30Z 56° 15' N, 2° 0' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

Track Charts

Track Chart

Reports

Cruise Report