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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Sea Vigil (74S9) cruise SV35B

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 SV35B
Short name SV35B
Objectives and Narrative RV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Ship RV Sea Vigil
Departure Port Hull, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1996-12-17
Arrival Port Hull, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1996-12-17
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 = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Chemical oceanography  
Ammonia Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Other dissolved gases Description: Carbon monoxide monitored in a semi-continuous way throughout the cruise.  
Oxygen Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Total - N Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
pH Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.  
Trace metals Quantity: number of stations = 8
Description: Samples collected for trace metals determination.  
Biology and fisheries  
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC) Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) 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 Date and time
Dissolved organic carbon concentration in the water column
Dissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1362244 Pumped water sample 1996-12-17 08:54Z to 1996-12-17 14:02Z 53° 36' N to 53° 43' N; 0° 43' W to 0° 21' W Click for more
1893574 Pumped water sample 1996-12-17 10:56Z to 1996-12-17 12:13Z 53° 36' N to 53° 41' N; 0° 43' W to 0° 41' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
22 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Dissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Carbon concentrations in suspended particulate material
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Dissolved organic carbon concentration in the water column
Nitrogen concentrations in suspended particulate material
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Dissolved concentration parameters for other gases in the water column

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

References

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