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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FS Poseidon (06PO) cruise PO211

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FS Poseidon (06PO) cruise PO211
Short name PO211
Objectives and Narrative Several investigations concerning the air-sea exchange of trace gases should be carried out, most of the participating groups being tied to the OMEX-air-sea exchange group.
Ship FS Poseidon
Departure Port Reykjavík, Iceland
Departure Date 1995-08-31
Arrival Port Lisbon, Portugal
Arrival Date 1995-09-11
Principal Scientist(s) Ludger Mintrop (Institute of Marine Sciences, Kiel)
Responsible Organisation ULB Chemical Oceanography
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited Greenland Sea, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited
Work Area Description Denmark Strait, Goban Spur
Work Area Bounding Polygon
Southern Limit unknown
Northern Limit unknown
Western Limit unknown
Eastern Limit unknown

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Description: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrite Description: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.  
Phosphate Description: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.  
Silicate Description: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.  

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
1 Pumped water sample Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
1 Pumped water sample Carotenoid and flavenoid pigment concentrations in water bodies
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
1 Pumped water sample Concentration of alkanes in the water column
Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1362490 Pumped water sample 1995-08-31 23:00Z to 1995-09-11 09:00Z 38° 37' N to 64° 30' N; 31° 51' W to 9° 21' W Click for more
1637778 Pumped water sample 1995-09-01 18:36Z to 1995-09-10 17:04Z 40° 43' N to 64° 31' N; 31° 52' W to 10° 0' W Click for more
1868595 Pumped water sample 1995-08-31 13:56Z to 1995-09-11 04:00Z 38° 42' N to 64° 28' N; 31° 31' W to 9° 36' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
264 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Concentration of alkanamines (amines) in the water column

Partial pressure (pCO2) and fugacity (fCO2) of carbon dioxide in the water column
Organosulphur and organoselenium species concentration parameters in water bodies
Density of the water column
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Carotenoid and flavenoid pigment concentrations in water bodies
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Concentration of alkanes in the water column
5 Bulk filtered air sample Concentration of nitrogen species in the atmosphere
35 Atmospheric air sampling pump
Carbon monoxide and dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere
Concentration of alkanes in the atmosphere

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

References

Track Charts

Track Chart

Reports

Cruise Report