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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV12A

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 SV12A
Short name SV12A
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Hull, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1994-08-09
Arrival Port Hull, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1994-08-09
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  
Other physical oceanographic measurements Description: Samples collected for phytoplankton identification and particle size analysis using the Undulating Oceanographic Recorder.  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Description: Conductivity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and turbidity were recorded using the NRAs system.  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Description: Samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, salinity and chlorophyll analysis.  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Description: Conductivity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and turbidity were recorded using the NRAs system.  
Chemical oceanography  
Ammonia Description: Nutrient survey  
Nitrate Description: Nutrient survey  
Nitrite Description: Nutrient survey  
Oxygen Description: Conductivity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and turbidity were recorded using the NRAs system.  
Phosphate Description: Nutrient survey  
Silicate Description: Nutrient survey  
pH Description: Conductivity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen and turbidity were recorded using the NRAs system.  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Description: Samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, salinity and chlorophyll analysis.  
Biology and fisheries  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Description: Samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, salinity and chlorophyll analysis.  
Phytoplankton Description: Samples collected for phytoplankton identification and particle size analysis using the Undulating Oceanographic Recorder.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Description: Samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, salinity and chlorophyll analysis.  

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
Nitrite 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  
1360249 Pumped water sample 1994-08-09 09:51Z to 1994-08-09 15:57Z 53° 32' N to 53° 44' N; 0° 18' W to 0° 7' E Click for more
1633532 Pumped water sample 1994-08-09 09:24Z to 1994-08-09 15:57Z 53° 32' N to 53° 44' N; 0° 18' W to 0° 7' E Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
24 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters 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

Cruise Report