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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ) cruise PQ090401

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ) cruise PQ090401
Short name PQ090401
Objectives and Narrative Sampling and measurements at L4 and E1 time series stations.
Ship RV Plymouth Quest
Departure Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2009-04-01
Arrival Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2009-04-01
Principal Scientist(s) Tim Smyth (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Marine Biological Association of the UK
Associated Project(s) Western Channel Observatory
IHB Sea Areas Visited English Channel
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1
Work Area Description Western English Channel
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,0E; 50N,0E; 50N,5W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 55N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

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Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
1 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Raw fluorometer output
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

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
911787 CTD/STD cast 2009-04-01 10:35Z to 2009-04-01 10:44Z 50° 2' N, 4° 22' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
1 WP-2 zooplankton net
1 CTD frame plus rosette sampler Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
1 Surface water sample collected by a bucket on a rope Temperature of the water column

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

References

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