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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV6B

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV6B
Short name SV6B
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Hull, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1994-03-16
Arrival Port Hull, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1994-03-16
Principal Scientist(s) Duncan Plummer (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) LOIS (RACS)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 181;140
Work Area Description Humber Estuary and feeder rivers
Work Area Bounding Polygon 54N,1W; 55N,1W; 55N,0E; 54N,0E; 54N,1W
Southern Limit 54N
Northern Limit 55N
Western Limit 1W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
Optics (eg underwater light levels) Description: Measurements of optical properties made using a PR-650 Spectroscan Spectrocoloremeter.  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: UOR towed from Hull to Bull Light Float.  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Quantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: UOR towed from Hull to Bull Light Float.  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Nitrite Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Oxygen Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Phosphate Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Silicate Description: Continuous underway measurements  
pH Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 7
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Quantity: number of stations = 7
Description:  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Description: Continuous underway measurements  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 7
Description:  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: UOR towed from Hull to Bull Light Float.  

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 Pumped water sample Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1633697 Pumped water sample 1994-03-16 11:40Z to 1994-03-16 14:15Z 53° 34' N to 53° 40' N; 0° 11' W to 0° 5' E Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
7 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

References

Track Charts

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Reports

Cruise Report