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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV7C

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 SV7C
Short name SV7C
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Hull, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1994-04-28
Arrival Port Hull, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1994-04-28
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  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Description: Continuous measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and suspended particulate load.  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of samples = 13
Description: Continuation of nutrient survey  
Nitrite Quantity: number of samples = 13
Description: Continuation of nutrient survey  
Oxygen Description: Continuous measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and suspended particulate load.  
Phosphate Quantity: number of samples = 13
Description: Continuation of nutrient survey  
Silicate Quantity: number of samples = 13
Description: Continuation of nutrient survey  
pH Description: Continuous measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and suspended particulate load.  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Description: Continuous measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and suspended particulate load.  
Suspended matter Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, Al and chlorophyll determinations.  
Trace metals Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, Al and chlorophyll determinations.  
Biology and fisheries  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, Al and chlorophyll determinations.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, Al and chlorophyll determinations.  

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 Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
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  
1362268 Pumped water sample 1994-04-28 06:19Z to 1994-04-28 08:11Z 53° 41' N to 53° 43' N; 0° 52' W to 0° 21' W Click for more
1633728 Pumped water sample 1994-04-28 06:01Z to 1994-04-28 08:17Z 53° 41' N to 53° 43' N; 0° 52' W to 0° 21' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
13 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Phosphate concentration 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

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