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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS John Biscoe cruise JB02

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS John Biscoe cruise JB02
Short name JB02
Objectives and Narrative Principal objective was the study of krill in the South Georgia area, specifically:
1) Behaviour and aspects of swarming during two drift surveys
2) Interaction with upwelling and predators during a South Georgia circumnavigation
Ship RRS John Biscoe
Departure Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Departure Date 1980-02-27
Arrival Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Arrival Date 1980-04-15
Principal Scientist(s) Barry Heywood (British Antarctic Survey)
Responsible Organisation Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada
Associated Project(s) Marine Biology - South Georgia and South Orkneys (OBP02)
IHB Sea Areas Visited South Atlantic Ocean
Marsden Squares Visited 483
Work Area Description South Georgia
Work Area Bounding Polygon 60S,40W; 50S,40W; 50S,30W; 60S,30W; 60S,40W
Southern Limit 60S
Northern Limit 50S
Western Limit 40W
Eastern Limit 30W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

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Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
42 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  
72262 CTD/STD cast 1980-02-29 22:47Z 60° 33' S, 39° 47' W Click for more
72274 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-02 16:30Z 59° 29' S, 42° 32' W Click for more
72286 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-05 06:00Z 59° 58' S, 46° 8' W Click for more
72298 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-05 13:10Z 59° 57' S, 46° 10' W Click for more
72305 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-05 17:35Z 59° 57' S, 46° 9' W Click for more
72317 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-06 00:00Z 59° 57' S, 46° 12' W Click for more
72329 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-06 04:42Z 59° 56' S, 46° 9' W Click for more
72330 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-06 09:20Z 59° 54' S, 46° 8' W Click for more
72342 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-07 01:18Z 59° 52' S, 46° 17' W Click for more
72354 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-07 10:49Z 59° 58' S, 45° 51' W Click for more
72366 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-09 08:50Z 59° 50' S, 44° 28' W Click for more
72378 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-10 18:15Z 59° 43' S, 44° 5' W Click for more
72391 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-11 08:39Z 59° 45' S, 43° 48' W Click for more
72409 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-11 14:50Z 59° 45' S, 43° 45' W Click for more
72410 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-12 09:00Z 59° 47' S, 43° 38' W Click for more
72422 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-13 08:45Z 59° 49' S, 43° 39' W Click for more
72434 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-14 09:05Z 59° 51' S, 43° 18' W Click for more
72446 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-15 09:42Z 59° 57' S, 43° 16' W Click for more
72458 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-16 09:10Z 59° 57' S, 42° 50' W Click for more
72471 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-17 11:30Z 59° 51' S, 42° 38' W Click for more
72483 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-17 15:00Z 59° 49' S, 42° 38' W Click for more
72495 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-18 08:40Z 59° 45' S, 42° 33' W Click for more
72502 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-19 08:53Z 59° 36' S, 42° 23' W Click for more
72514 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-19 14:20Z 59° 45' S, 42° 30' W Click for more
72526 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-20 08:42Z 59° 37' S, 42° 36' W Click for more
72538 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-21 13:46Z 59° 33' S, 42° 48' W Click for more
72551 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-22 14:00Z 56° 45' S, 38° 25' W Click for more
72563 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-27 01:00Z 54° 6' S, 36° 1' W Click for more
72575 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-27 13:12Z 53° 44' S, 34° 30' W Click for more
72587 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-29 03:24Z 54° 18' S, 33° 34' W Click for more
72599 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-29 11:44Z 54° 32' S, 34° 30' W Click for more
72606 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-30 00:45Z 54° 55' S, 35° 28' W Click for more
72618 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-30 13:00Z 55° 30' S, 35° 6' W Click for more
72631 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-30 14:10Z 55° 33' S, 35° 3' W Click for more
72643 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-30 15:37Z 55° 36' S, 35° 1' W Click for more
72655 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-31 00:26Z 56° 19' S, 34° 40' W Click for more
72667 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-31 14:04Z 55° 39' S, 35° 34' W Click for more
72679 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-31 16:30Z 55° 37' S, 35° 40' W Click for more
72680 CTD/STD cast 1980-03-31 18:36Z 55° 31' S, 35° 47' W Click for more
72692 CTD/STD cast 1980-04-01 00:45Z 55° 6' S, 36° 15' W Click for more
72711 CTD/STD cast 1980-04-01 04:40Z 55° 12' S, 36° 20' W Click for more
72723 CTD/STD cast 1980-04-01 06:15Z 55° 13' S, 36° 23' W Click for more

Project Database

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

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