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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Corystes (74RY) cruise COR11c/89

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Corystes (74RY) cruise COR11c/89
Short name COR11c/89
Objectives and Narrative Determine horizontal and vertical distribution of herring larvae in the vicinity of the front off the NE UK coast. Argos drifter deployment. CTD section to support geostrophic modelling studies.

Note: Part 3 of a 4 part cruise
Ship RV Corystes
Departure Port Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1989-10-21
Arrival Port South Shields, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1989-10-30
Principal Scientist(s) Keith M Brander (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1/181;3/216;1
Work Area Description N.E. Coast
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,5W; 60N,5W; 60N,5E; 50N,5E; 50N,5W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 60N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 5E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 18
Description:  
Surface drifters/drifting buoys Quantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: Argos buoys deployed, one either side of the front.  
Biology and fisheries  
Eggs and larvae Quantity: number of hauls = 50
Description: 15 LHPR tows and 35 HSTN hauls for herring larvae counts.  

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
18 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  
244877 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 08:07Z 54° 20' N, 0° 17' W Click for more
244889 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 09:14Z 54° 26' N, 0° 8' W Click for more
244890 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 10:21Z 54° 31' N, 0° 1' W Click for more
244908 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 11:51Z 54° 37' N, 0° 8' E Click for more
244921 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 13:04Z 54° 43' N, 0° 17' E Click for more
244933 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 14:12Z 54° 48' N, 0° 25' E Click for more
244945 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 16:37Z 54° 41' N, 0° 15' E Click for more
244957 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 17:11Z 54° 40' N, 0° 13' E Click for more
244969 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 17:41Z 54° 39' N, 0° 11' E Click for more
244970 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 18:13Z 54° 38' N, 0° 9' E Click for more
244982 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 18:56Z 54° 36' N, 0° 6' E Click for more
244994 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 19:29Z 54° 34' N, 0° 4' E Click for more
245008 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 20:11Z 54° 33' N, 0° 3' E Click for more
245021 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-22 20:45Z 54° 33' N, 0° 1' E Click for more
245033 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-30 07:47Z 55° 15' N, 1° 24' W Click for more
245045 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-30 08:32Z 55° 15' N, 1° 19' W Click for more
245057 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-30 09:22Z 55° 15' N, 1° 10' W Click for more
245069 CTD/STD cast 1989-10-30 10:18Z 55° 15' N, 1° 0' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

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