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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for Prince Madog (74PD) cruise ISIS18


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name Prince Madog (74PD) cruise ISIS18
Short name ISIS18
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 1981-05-26
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 1981-05-28
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
8 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  
70083 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-26 17:09Z 53° 51' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
70095 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 12:43Z 53° 53' N, 5° 35' W Click for more
70102 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 14:30Z 53° 51' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
70114 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 15:53Z 53° 48' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
70126 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 17:10Z 53° 46' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
70138 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 18:24Z 53° 43' N, 5° 16' W Click for more
70151 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 19:33Z 53° 40' N, 5° 12' W Click for more
70163 CTD/STD cast 1981-05-28 20:58Z 53° 36' N, 5° 3' W Click for more

Project Database

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


Track Charts

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