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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS James Clark Ross (74JC) cruise JR20080415 (JR186, JR214, JR222, JR223)

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS James Clark Ross (74JC) cruise JR20080415 (JR186, JR214, JR222, JR223)
Short name JR20080415 (JR186, JR214, JR222, JR223)
Objectives and Narrative JR186 Objectives
1. Deploy the Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) from Stanley to South Georgia
2. Undertake the Western Core Box science programme
3. Recover 5 whale pop-ups (Acoustic Recording Packages (ARPs)) that had been deployed just north of South Georgia during cruise JR177.

JR214 Objectives
1. Deploy mooring in the South Atlantic Gyre (SAG)

JR222 Objectives
1. Deploy Carioca drifter buoys for L'OCEAN, France, at 47 13'S 034 23'W. Ships staff deployed two buoys 400 metres apart.

JR223 Objectives
2. Deploy mooring for NOAA, USA, at 50 00'S 034 00'W.
Ship RRS James Clark Ross
Departure Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Departure Date 2008-04-15
Arrival Port Ascension Island, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2008-05-06
Principal Scientist(s) Paul Provost (National Marine Facilities Sea Systems), Sophie Fielding (British Antarctic Survey)
Responsible Organisation British Antarctic Survey
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited South West Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
Marsden Squares Visited 447/483/484/485
Work Area Description North of South Georgia, South Atlantic Gyre (SAG)
Work Area Bounding Polygon 60S,60W; 40S,60W; 40S,30W; 60S,30W; 60S,60W
Southern Limit 60S
Northern Limit 40S
Western Limit 60W
Eastern Limit 30W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of profiles = 16
Description: CTD  

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
25 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) Reference numbers
Sound velocity and travel time in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
16 CTD/STD cast Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Density of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Visible waveband radiance and irradiance measurements in the water column
1 Meteorological data logger Air pressure
Air temperature
Atmospheric humidity
Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Solar Radiation
Visible waveband radiance and irradiance measurements in the atmosphere
Wind strength and direction
1 Multiple instrument types Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Date and time
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Metadata parameters
Salinity of the water column
Sound velocity and travel time in the water column
Temperature of the water column
1 Single-beam echosounder Bathymetry and Elevation
Date and time
Horizontal platform movement
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Platform or instrument orientation

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
756085 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-16 17:01Z 52° 25' S, 50° 36' W Click for more
756097 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-19 09:46Z 54° 3' S, 39° 23' W Click for more
756104 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-19 12:11Z 53° 18' S, 39° 24' W Click for more
756116 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-19 13:11Z 53° 31' S, 39° 33' W Click for more
756128 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-19 14:36Z 53° 21' S, 39° 36' W Click for more
756141 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-20 09:31Z 53° 17' S, 39° 2' W Click for more
756153 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-20 10:42Z 53° 27' S, 38° 58' W Click for more
756165 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-20 11:52Z 53° 38' S, 38° 55' W Click for more
756177 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-20 13:05Z 53° 49' S, 38° 52' W Click for more
756189 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-20 14:17Z 53° 59' S, 38° 49' W Click for more
756190 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-21 09:30Z 53° 55' S, 38° 13' W Click for more
756208 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-21 10:40Z 53° 45' S, 38° 16' W Click for more
756221 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-21 11:50Z 53° 34' S, 38° 20' W Click for more
756233 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-21 13:02Z 53° 23' S, 38° 21' W Click for more
756245 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-21 14:17Z 53° 13' S, 38° 27' W Click for more
756257 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 09:32Z 53° 20' S, 37° 54' W Click for more
756269 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 10:45Z 53° 31' S, 37° 51' W Click for more
756270 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 11:52Z 53° 41' S, 37° 47' W Click for more
756282 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 13:00Z 53° 52' S, 37° 43' W Click for more
756294 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 13:40Z 53° 51' S, 37° 35' W Click for more
756301 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 14:58Z 53° 40' S, 37° 39' W Click for more
756313 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 16:13Z 53° 30' S, 37° 43' W Click for more
756325 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 16:18Z 53° 30' S, 37° 43' W Click for more
756337 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 17:22Z 53° 22' S, 37° 46' W Click for more
756349 Bathythermograph (MBT/XBT) 2008-04-22 17:26Z 53° 22' S, 37° 46' W Click for more
1745362 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-19 20:41Z 54° 1' S, 39° 5' W Click for more
1745374 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-19 22:53Z 53° 51' S, 39° 9' W Click for more
1745386 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-20 01:20Z 53° 40' S, 39° 12' W Click for more
1745398 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-20 03:29Z 53° 29' S, 39° 15' W Click for more
1745405 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-20 05:56Z 53° 19' S, 39° 18' W Click for more
1745417 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-20 19:56Z 53° 15' S, 38° 45' W Click for more
1745429 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-20 22:18Z 53° 25' S, 38° 42' W Click for more
1745430 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-21 00:40Z 53° 36' S, 38° 38' W Click for more
1745442 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-21 03:12Z 53° 47' S, 38° 35' W Click for more
1745454 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-21 04:54Z 53° 57' S, 38° 31' W Click for more
1745466 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-21 19:58Z 53° 53' S, 37° 54' W Click for more
1745478 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-22 20:27Z 53° 11' S, 38° 8' W Click for more
1745491 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-23 00:41Z 53° 21' S, 38° 4' W Click for more
1745509 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-23 03:23Z 53° 31' S, 38° 1' W Click for more
1745510 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-23 06:17Z 53° 42' S, 37° 58' W Click for more
1745522 CTD/STD cast 2008-04-23 08:26Z 53° 53' S, 37° 54' W Click for more
1903620 Single-beam echosounder 2008-04-15 13:15:00Z to 2008-05-06 09:17:00Z From 54° 9' S, 57° 49' W to 7° 47' S, 14° 25' W Click for more
1903632 Meteorological data logger 2008-04-15 13:15:00Z to 2008-05-06 09:17:00Z From 54° 9' S, 57° 49' W to 7° 47' S, 14° 25' W Click for more
1903644 Multiple instrument types 2008-04-15 13:15:00Z to 2008-05-06 09:17:00Z From 54° 9' S, 57° 49' W to 7° 47' S, 14° 25' W Click for more

Project Database

No data currently held for this cruise in the BODC Project Database

References

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