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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for G.O. Sars cruise GS14/01

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name G.O. Sars cruise GS14/01
Short name GS14/01
Objectives and Narrative Monitoring the Atlantic Inflow Toward the Arctic.
Ship G.O. Sars
Departure Port Ålesund, Norway
Departure Date 2001-10-25
Arrival Port Bergen, Norway
Arrival Date 2001-11-08
Principal Scientist(s) Harald Loeng (Institute of Marine Research, Norway)
Responsible Organisation Institute of Marine Research, Norway
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited Greenland Sea, Norwegian Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 251/252/287/288
Work Area Description Norwegian Sea, Lofoten Basin, Standard section: Svinoey NW
Work Area Bounding Polygon 60N,0E; 80N,0E; 80N,20E; 60N,20E; 60N,0E
Southern Limit 60N
Northern Limit 80N
Western Limit 0E
Eastern Limit 20E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 27
Description: CTD casts  
Current meters Quantity: 3
Description: 3 Moorings with 4 cms recovered  
Neutrally buoyant floats Quantity: 1
Description: Deployed float, 30 Oct  
Neutrally buoyant floats Quantity: 1
Description: Deployed float, 29 Oct  
Neutrally buoyant floats Quantity: 2
Description: 2 floats deployed  
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder) Quantity: 1
Description: Recovered mooring with bottom pressure & inverted echo sounder  
Surface drifters/drifting buoys Quantity: 2
Description: 2 floats recovered  
Biology and fisheries  
Zooplankton Quantity: 17
Description: 15 stations 0-200m with WP-2 and 2 stations Mocness at several vertical intervals  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
71° 0' N 10° 0' E Current meters Recovered mooring with 1 cm, 30 Oct
71° 0' N 16° 48' E Current meters Recovered mooring with 1 cm, 5 No
72° 30' N 13° 1' E Current meters Recovered mooring with 2 cms, 1 Nov
68° 52' N 12° 43' E Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder) Recovered mooring incl. bottom pressure & inverted Echo Sounder at 1000m depth
70° 33' N 11° 31' E Surface drifters/drifting buoys Recovered float, 31 Oct
70° 49' N 14° 6' E Surface drifters/drifting buoys Recovered float, 5 Nov

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
16 CTD/STD cast 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  
586355 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-28 14:24Z 68° 25' N, 14° 0' E Click for more
586367 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-28 16:54Z 68° 30' N, 13° 46' E Click for more
586379 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-28 18:10Z 68° 34' N, 13° 35' E Click for more
586380 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-28 19:21Z 68° 37' N, 13° 28' E Click for more
586392 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-28 20:27Z 68° 43' N, 13° 9' E Click for more
586411 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-28 21:20Z 68° 46' N, 12° 57' E Click for more
586423 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 00:36Z 68° 51' N, 12° 48' E Click for more
586435 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 02:00Z 68° 54' N, 12° 37' E Click for more
586447 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 03:47Z 69° 1' N, 12° 16' E Click for more
586459 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 11:30Z 69° 7' N, 11° 57' E Click for more
586460 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 13:18Z 69° 13' N, 11° 37' E Click for more
586472 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 17:18Z 69° 30' N, 10° 58' E Click for more
586484 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-29 20:06Z 69° 42' N, 10° 15' E Click for more
586496 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-30 01:40Z 69° 57' N, 9° 38' E Click for more
586503 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-30 04:37Z 70° 9' N, 8° 53' E Click for more
586515 CTD/STD cast 2001-10-30 07:30Z 70° 24' N, 8° 11' E Click for more

Project Database

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

References

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