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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV20B

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 SV20B
Short name SV20B
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Hull, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1995-04-26
Arrival Port Hull, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1995-04-26
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

Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Description: Discrete samples taken at the core stations as part of the nutrient survey  
Nitrite Description: Discrete samples taken at the core stations as part of the nutrient survey  
Phosphate Description: Discrete samples taken at the core stations as part of the nutrient survey  
Silicate Description: Discrete samples taken at the core stations as part of the nutrient survey  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples taken for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.  
Biology and fisheries  
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC) Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples taken for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples taken for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples taken for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC 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

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1360391 Pumped water sample 1995-04-26 02:48Z to 1995-04-26 09:47Z 53° 41' N to 53° 46' N; 1° 3' W to 0° 21' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
36 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Carbon concentrations in suspended particulate material
Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Dissolved organic carbon concentration in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Nitrogen concentrations in suspended particulate material
Temperature of the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters 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

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Reports

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