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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS James Clark Ross (74JC) cruise JR20000113 (JR47)

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS James Clark Ross (74JC) cruise JR20000113 (JR47)
Short name JR20000113 (JR47)
Objectives and Narrative Synoptic Survey (BSD) and SOC Drake Passage SR1 [No.5]; Sea Bird and Marine Mammal Observations

This was a four ship survey

Occupation of the Drake Passage section on cruise JR47 was during a four day period from 12 February to 16 February at the end of a longer cruise across the Scotia Sea. The station positions for this cruise are different from the standard section and there are 30 stations in total. The hard copy deck files for this cruise are stored at the British Antarctic Survey.
Ship RRS James Clark Ross
Departure Port
Departure Date 2000-01-13
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 2000-02-17
Principal Scientist(s) Jonathan L Watkins (British Antarctic Survey), Mark Brandon (British Antarctic Survey), R W White (Joint Nature Conservation Committee Aberdeen Office)
Responsible Organisation British Antarctic Survey
Associated Project(s) Drake Passage repeats
IHB Sea Areas Visited South Atlantic Ocean
Marsden Squares Visited 485/521
Work Area Description Falkland Islands to South Geargia (Maurice Ewing transect S. Sandwich Is - S. Orkney Is - Antarctic Peninsula - Drake Passage)
Work Area Bounding Polygon 70S,60W; 50S,60W; 50S,50W; 70S,50W; 70S,60W
Southern Limit 70S
Northern Limit 50S
Western Limit 60W
Eastern Limit 50W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
Current meters Description: A number of CTD casts were made throughout the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.  
Current profiler (eg ADCP) Description: A number of current profiles were made throughout the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.  
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements Description: A number of CTD casts were made throughout the cruise. No. of measurements 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
29 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
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  
743818 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-12 17:27Z 61° 3' S, 54° 33' W Click for more
743831 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-12 18:49Z 60° 54' S, 54° 39' W Click for more
743843 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-12 20:03Z 60° 51' S, 54° 42' W Click for more
743855 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-12 21:35Z 60° 49' S, 54° 42' W Click for more
743867 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-12 23:45Z 60° 46' S, 54° 44' W Click for more
743879 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-13 04:06Z 60° 26' S, 54° 57' W Click for more
743880 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-13 08:28Z 60° 7' S, 55° 10' W Click for more
743892 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-13 12:35Z 59° 48' S, 55° 23' W Click for more
743911 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-13 16:47Z 59° 29' S, 55° 35' W Click for more
743923 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-13 21:18Z 59° 10' S, 55° 48' W Click for more
743935 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-14 02:01Z 58° 51' S, 56° 0' W Click for more
743947 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-14 06:55Z 58° 32' S, 56° 12' W Click for more
743959 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-14 11:40Z 58° 13' S, 56° 24' W Click for more
743960 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-14 16:18Z 57° 54' S, 56° 36' W Click for more
743972 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-14 22:18Z 57° 35' S, 56° 48' W Click for more
743984 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-15 02:44Z 57° 16' S, 57° 0' W Click for more
743996 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-15 07:54Z 56° 57' S, 57° 12' W Click for more
744011 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-15 12:05Z 56° 39' S, 57° 23' W Click for more
744023 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-15 17:05Z 56° 19' S, 57° 34' W Click for more
744035 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-15 21:19Z 56° 0' S, 57° 46' W Click for more
744047 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 01:53Z 55° 42' S, 57° 57' W Click for more
744059 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 07:12Z 55° 22' S, 58° 8' W Click for more
744060 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 11:28Z 55° 10' S, 58° 16' W Click for more
744072 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 14:10Z 55° 7' S, 58° 17' W Click for more
744084 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 17:07Z 55° 4' S, 58° 19' W Click for more
744096 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 19:27Z 54° 57' S, 58° 23' W Click for more
744103 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 21:08Z 54° 56' S, 58° 24' W Click for more
744115 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-16 22:26Z 54° 55' S, 58° 24' W Click for more
744127 CTD/STD cast 2000-02-17 00:38Z 54° 39' S, 58° 33' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

Track Charts

No track charts currently available

Reports

Cruise Report