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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RL Tamaris cruise TWEED08

Introduction

This report collates information from the BODC cruise inventory and oceanographic databases. It presents

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RL Tamaris cruise TWEED08
Short name TWEED08
Objectives and Narrative LOIS core measurements survey
Ship RL Tamaris
Departure Port Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1997-03-07
Arrival Port Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1997-03-11
Principal Scientist(s) Robert J Clifton (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) LOIS (RACS)
IHB Sea Areas Visited
Marsden Squares Visited
Work Area Description
Work Area Bounding Polygon
Southern Limit unknown
Northern Limit unknown
Western Limit unknown
Eastern Limit unknown

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Description: Monitoring of standard suite of measurements.  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Description: Monitoring of standard suite of measurements.  
Chemical oceanography  
Ammonia Quantity: activity duration in days = 4
Description: Nutrient survey.  
Nitrate Quantity: activity duration in days = 4
Description: Nutrient survey.  
Nitrite Quantity: activity duration in days = 4
Description: Nutrient survey.  
Other dissolved gases Quantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Samples collected for determination of gravimetry, chlorophyll, C/N, nitrous oxide, methane and trace metals.  
Oxygen Description: Monitoring of standard suite of measurements.  
Phosphate Quantity: activity duration in days = 4
Description: Nutrient survey.  
Silicate Quantity: activity duration in days = 4
Description: Nutrient survey.  
pH Description: Monitoring of standard suite of measurements.  
Contamination  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Samples collected for determination of gravimetry, chlorophyll, C/N, nitrous oxide, methane and trace metals.  
Trace metals Quantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Samples collected for determination of gravimetry, chlorophyll, C/N, nitrous oxide, methane and trace metals.  
Biology and fisheries  
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON) Quantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Samples collected for determination of gravimetry, chlorophyll, C/N, nitrous oxide, methane and trace metals.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Samples collected for determination of gravimetry, chlorophyll, C/N, nitrous oxide, methane and trace metals.  

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
16 Bottle station Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Quality control flags
Reference numbers
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
15 Bottle station Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Quality control flags
Reference numbers
Vertical spatial coordinates
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  
1275794 Bottle station 1997-03-08 14:43Z 55° 45' N, 2° 1' W Click for more
1275801 Bottle station 1997-03-08 14:45Z 55° 45' N, 2° 2' W Click for more
1275813 Bottle station 1997-03-08 14:47Z 55° 45' N, 2° 2' W Click for more
1275825 Bottle station 1997-03-08 14:50Z 55° 45' N, 2° 3' W Click for more
1275837 Bottle station 1997-03-08 14:53Z 55° 45' N, 2° 3' W Click for more
1275849 Bottle station 1997-03-08 14:56Z 55° 45' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
1275850 Bottle station 1997-03-08 15:00Z 55° 45' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
1275862 Bottle station 1997-03-08 15:04Z 55° 45' N, 2° 5' W Click for more
1275874 Bottle station 1997-03-08 15:06Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1275886 Bottle station 1997-03-08 15:10Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1275898 Bottle station 1997-03-08 15:13Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1275905 Bottle station 1997-03-08 15:17Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1275917 Bottle station 1997-03-09 14:50Z 55° 45' N, 2° 1' W Click for more
1275929 Bottle station 1997-03-09 14:55Z 55° 45' N, 2° 2' W Click for more
1275930 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:00Z 55° 45' N, 2° 2' W Click for more
1275942 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:04Z 55° 45' N, 2° 3' W Click for more
1275954 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:06Z 55° 45' N, 2° 3' W Click for more
1275966 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:11Z 55° 45' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
1275978 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:15Z 55° 45' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
1275991 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:18Z 55° 45' N, 2° 5' W Click for more
1276005 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:20Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1276017 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:25Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1276029 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:28Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1276030 Bottle station 1997-03-09 15:31Z 55° 45' N, 2° 6' W Click for more
1276042 Bottle station 1997-03-10 09:10Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1276054 Bottle station 1997-03-10 10:05Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1276066 Bottle station 1997-03-10 11:00Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1276078 Bottle station 1997-03-10 11:55Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1276091 Bottle station 1997-03-10 13:00Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1276109 Bottle station 1997-03-10 13:57Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1276110 Bottle station 1997-03-10 15:04Z 55° 46' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
1362373 Pumped water sample 1997-03-08 12:00Z to 1997-03-10 16:58Z 55° 45' N to 55° 46' N; 2° 1' W to 1° 59' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
67 Water bottle hydrocast 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
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Dissolved metal concentrations in the water column
136 All plastic clean surface pumped supply 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
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Dissolved metal concentrations in the water column

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

References

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