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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV9B

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 SV9B
Short name SV9B
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Grimsby, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1994-05-19
Arrival Port Grimsby, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1994-05-19
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 underway measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, SPM and chlorophyll  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Description: Continuous underway measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, SPM and chlorophyll  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
Nitrite Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
Oxygen Description: Continuous underway measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, SPM and chlorophyll  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
pH Description: Continuous underway measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, SPM and chlorophyll  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
Biology and fisheries  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Description: Continuous underway measurements of salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, SPM and chlorophyll  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 29
Description: Nutrient survey and sampling for gravimetry, POC/PON and chlorophyll.  
Geology and geophysics  
Grab Quantity: number of samples = 5
Description: Grab sampling.  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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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
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters 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  
1362293 Pumped water sample 1994-05-19 09:09Z to 1994-05-19 15:02Z 53° 37' N to 53° 44' N; 0° 54' W to 0° 9' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
29 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
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters 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

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Reports

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