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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for Prince Madog (74PD) cruise ISIS5


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name Prince Madog (74PD) cruise ISIS5
Short name ISIS5
Objectives and Narrative Survey cruise contributing to research directed toward an understanding of how the physics of the Irish Sea and surrounding regions (Celtic Sea, St, George's Channel, North Channel and Clyde Sea) determined biogeochemical processes and sediment transport.
Ship Prince Madog
Departure Port
Departure Date 1979-05-01
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 1979-05-10
Principal Scientist(s)
Responsible Organisation University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences
Associated Project(s) Interdisciplinary Study of the Irish Sea
IHB Sea Areas Visited
Marsden Squares Visited
Work Area Description
Work Area Bounding Polygon
Southern Limit unknown
Northern Limit unknown
Western Limit unknown
Eastern Limit unknown

Cruise Inventory Datasets

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Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database


# Series Instrument Description Parameters
14 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  
68331 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-01 10:14Z 53° 25' N, 4° 42' W Click for more
68343 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-08 18:58Z 53° 51' N, 5° 33' W Click for more
68355 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-08 20:59Z 53° 45' N, 5° 23' W Click for more
68367 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-08 22:19Z 53° 43' N, 5° 18' W Click for more
68379 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-08 23:09Z 53° 40' N, 5° 13' W Click for more
68380 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-09 00:29Z 53° 38' N, 5° 7' W Click for more
68392 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-09 17:41Z 53° 49' N, 3° 32' W Click for more
68411 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-09 19:02Z 53° 49' N, 3° 25' W Click for more
68423 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-09 19:53Z 53° 49' N, 3° 19' W Click for more
68435 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-09 21:12Z 53° 40' N, 3° 19' W Click for more
68447 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-09 22:30Z 53° 40' N, 3° 33' W Click for more
68459 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-10 00:47Z 53° 40' N, 3° 40' W Click for more
68460 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-10 01:31Z 53° 40' N, 3° 47' W Click for more
68472 CTD/STD cast 1979-05-10 02:30Z 53° 40' N, 4° 0' W Click for more

Project Database

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Track Charts

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