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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 0306C

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Clupea (74CU) cruise 0306C
Short name 0306C
Objectives and Narrative To conduct a 'winter' survey of sea lochs impacted by varying degrees of nutrient releases from fish farming activity.

The survey forms part of an ongoing programme of work to assess the potential for eutrophication arising from nutrient 'hotspots' linked to aquaculture.
Ship FRV Clupea
Departure Port Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2006-03-02
Arrival Port Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2006-03-06
Principal Scientist(s) Alistair D McIntosh (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) AE11s
IHB Sea Areas Visited Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Marsden Squares Visited 181;4
Work Area Description East coast of outer Hebrides
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,10W; 60N,10W; 60N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,10W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 60N
Western Limit 10W
Eastern Limit 5W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 31
Description:  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: number of samples = 91
Description: S only.  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of samples = 122
Description: Water samples collected for nutrient analysis.  
Nitrite Quantity: number of samples = 122
Description: Water samples collected for nutrient analysis.  
Phosphate Quantity: number of samples = 122
Description: Water samples collected for nutrient analysis.  
Silicate Quantity: number of samples = 122
Description: Water samples collected for nutrient analysis.  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 31
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
31 CTD/STD cast Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Density of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance 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  
720309 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 09:17Z 58° 7' N, 6° 18' W Click for more
720310 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 09:55Z 58° 6' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
720322 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 10:21Z 58° 7' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
720334 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 10:45Z 58° 6' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
720346 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 11:03Z 58° 7' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
720358 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 11:19Z 58° 7' N, 6° 26' W Click for more
720371 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 11:32Z 58° 7' N, 6° 27' W Click for more
720383 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 11:48Z 58° 7' N, 6° 26' W Click for more
720395 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 12:34Z 58° 6' N, 6° 26' W Click for more
720402 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 12:51Z 58° 6' N, 6° 27' W Click for more
720414 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 13:02Z 58° 6' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
720426 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 13:16Z 58° 6' N, 6° 29' W Click for more
720438 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 13:31Z 58° 5' N, 6° 31' W Click for more
720451 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 13:44Z 58° 5' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
720463 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 14:58Z 58° 3' N, 6° 19' W Click for more
720475 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 15:22Z 58° 3' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
720487 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 15:41Z 58° 3' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
720499 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 15:55Z 58° 3' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
720506 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 16:09Z 58° 3' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
720518 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-04 16:15Z 58° 3' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
720531 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 08:58Z 57° 58' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
720543 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 09:27Z 57° 59' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
720555 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 09:43Z 57° 59' N, 6° 26' W Click for more
720567 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 09:57Z 58° 0' N, 6° 27' W Click for more
720579 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 10:11Z 58° 0' N, 6° 28' W Click for more
720580 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 10:25Z 58° 0' N, 6° 30' W Click for more
720592 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 10:41Z 58° 0' N, 6° 31' W Click for more
720611 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 11:11Z 58° 0' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
720623 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 11:24Z 58° 0' N, 6° 31' W Click for more
720635 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 12:11Z 58° 0' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
720647 CTD/STD cast 2006-03-05 12:22Z 58° 0' N, 6° 24' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

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Reports

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