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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Knorr cruise 316N142_3

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Knorr cruise 316N142_3
Short name 316N142_3
Objectives and Narrative Working WOCE hydrographic section A15
Ship RV Knorr
Departure Port Recife, Brazil
Departure Date 1994-04-03
Arrival Port Salvador, Brazil
Arrival Date 1994-05-21
Principal Scientist(s) William Massie Smethie (Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory)
Responsible Organisation Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Associated Project(s) WOCE
IHB Sea Areas Visited North West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W), South West Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
Marsden Squares Visited 2;2/2;4/301;2/301;4/303;2/337;2/337;4/338;3/338;4/339;3/339;4/373;2/373;4/3;3/409;2/4;2
Work Area Description
Work Area Bounding Polygon 35S,40W; 10N,40W; 10N,15W; 35S,15W; 35S,40W
Southern Limit 35S
Northern Limit 10N
Western Limit 40W
Eastern Limit 15W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 149
Description:  
Geochemical tracers (eg freons) Quantity: number of stations = 94
Description: Freon-12  
Geochemical tracers (eg freons) Quantity: number of stations = 93
Description: Tetrachloromethane (CCl4)  
Geochemical tracers (eg freons) Quantity: number of stations = 81
Description: Freon-11  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 148
Description:  
Nitrite Quantity: number of stations = 148
Description:  
Oxygen Quantity: number of stations = 149
Description:  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 148
Description:  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 148
Description:  

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 Single-beam echosounder Bathymetry and Elevation
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  
581768 Single-beam echosounder 1994-04-04 13:24Z to 1994-05-21 12:00Z 32° 0' S to 7° 30' N; 38° 33' W to 17° 52' 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

No reports currently available