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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV21A

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 SV21A
Short name SV21A
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Hull, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1995-05-16
Arrival Port Hull, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1995-05-16
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  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Chemical oceanography  
Ammonia Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Nitrite Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Oxygen Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
pH Quantity: number of stations = 25
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Contamination  
Other contaminant measurements Quantity: number of stations = 6
Description: Large volume samples collected for incubation experiment.  
Other dissolved substances Quantity: number of stations = 6
Description: Large volume samples collected for incubation experiment.  
Suspended matter Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N and chlorophyll analysis.  
Biology and fisheries  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N and chlorophyll analysis.  
Phytoplankton Description: Samples collected for phytoplankton enumeration and identification.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N 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 Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Urea concentration parameters in the water column
1 Pumped water sample Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
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

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1359980 Pumped water sample 1995-05-16 07:55Z to 1995-05-16 15:47Z 53° 33' N to 53° 44' N; 0° 18' W to 0° 7' E Click for more
1359992 Pumped water sample 1995-05-16 07:55Z to 1995-05-16 16:34Z 53° 33' N to 53° 44' N; 0° 18' W to 0° 7' E Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
22 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Carbon concentrations in suspended particulate material
Urea concentration parameters in the water column
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
Nitrogen concentrations in suspended particulate material
Temperature of the water column
Phosphate 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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