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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for CCGS Hudson cruise HUD95011_1

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name CCGS Hudson cruise HUD95011_1
Short name HUD95011_1
Objectives and Narrative 95011 Occupied WOCE line A1W between Labrador and Greenland. Then worked south from Greenland along WOCE line AR5. Report
Ship CCGS Hudson
Departure Port Dartmouth, Canada
Departure Date 1995-06-08
Arrival Port St. John's, Canada
Arrival Date 1995-07-04
Principal Scientist(s) John Lazier (Bedford Institute of Oceanography)
Responsible Organisation Bedford Institute of Oceanography
Associated Project(s) WOCE
IHB Sea Areas Visited North West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W), Labrador Sea (Davis Strait)
Marsden Squares Visited 148/149/150/184/185/186/221
Work Area Description Labrador Sea, Northwest Atlantic
Work Area Bounding Polygon 40N,60W; 70N,60W; 70N,30W; 40N,30W; 40N,60W
Southern Limit 40N
Northern Limit 70N
Western Limit 60W
Eastern Limit 30W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 72
Description: 64 full depth t, S and O2 profiles & 8 moving vessel CTD casts  
Current meters Quantity: 4
Description: 3 moorings recovered & 1 deployed  
Current profiler (eg ADCP) Description: continuous along track  
Geochemical tracers (eg freons) Quantity: 55
Description: H73 Freon-11, Freon-12, Freon-12, Tetrachloromethane (CCl4)  
Neutrally buoyant floats Quantity: 6
Description:  
Other physical oceanographic measurements Quantity: 9
Description: 5 sound source & 3 IES recovered, 1 IES deployed  
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements Description: t, S and fluorescence  
Water bottle stations Quantity: number of stations = 61
Description: 23 bottles per deep cast  
Chemical oceanography  
Alkalinity Quantity: 50
Description:  
Carbon dioxide Quantity: 51
Description: H74 Total inorganic carbon (TCO2)  
Nitrate Quantity: 56
Description:  
Oxygen Quantity: 64
Description:  
Phosphate Quantity: 56
Description:  
Silicate Quantity: 56
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
43° 3' N 48° 38' W Current meters Mooring Number 1122 recovered through dragging
42° 43' N 47° 21' W Current meters Mooring Number 1124 recovered through dragging
56° 45' N 52° 27' W Current meters Mooring Number 1168 recovered
56° 45' N 52° 27' W Current meters Mooring Number 1194 deployed
56° 31' N 52° 40' W Neutrally buoyant floats Float #1 for APL/UW
57° 0' N 52° 7' W Neutrally buoyant floats Float #2 for APL/UW
56° 46' N 52° 27' W Neutrally buoyant floats Float #3 for APL/UW
58° 37' N 50° 25' W Neutrally buoyant floats Float #378 for SIO
57° 0' N 52° 7' W Neutrally buoyant floats Float #392 for SIO
56° 31' N 52° 40' W Neutrally buoyant floats Float #459 for WHOI
42° 57' N 48° 11' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Inverted Echo Sounder Mooring Number 3 recovery
42° 42' N 47° 23' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Inverted Echo Sounder Mooring Number 4 recovery
42° 13' N 45° 39' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Inverted Echo Sounder Mooring Number 6.5 recovery
57° 22' N 51° 47' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Inverted Echo Sounder deployment
42° 57' N 35° 57' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Sound Source #1 recovered
46° 57' N 31° 57' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Sound Source #2 recovered
47° 33' N 35° 54' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Sound Source #3 recovered
51° 4' N 35° 50' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Sound Source #4 recovered
51° 4' N 35° 50' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Sound Source #4 recovered

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  
581977 Single-beam echosounder 1995-06-11 13:55Z to 1995-06-26 11:25Z 45° 0' N to 60° 30' N; 55° 4' W to 31° 0' 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

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