Cruise inventory

RV Cefas Endeavour 02/12

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier02/12
Cruise period2012-01-20 — 2012-01-31
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnSwansea, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesAims

1. Deploy and recover a SmartBuoy at Warp and West Gabbard.
2. Deploy and recover a Waverider at West Gabbard, Tyne/Tees, Hastings, Scarweather and Poole.
3. Collect surface and bottom nutrient samples and profiles at CSEMP locations including shelf edge.
4. Collect surface nutrient samples every two hours.
5. Recover 5 landers, 5 guard buoys and 3 waveriders for EAOW.
6. Collect OA samples.
7. Recover SmartBuoy at Dowsing.
8. Collect c12 sediment samples at convenient locations.
9. Collect sediment samples at 3 locations.
10. Collect surface litter with Manta Trawl.
Chief scientistDavid Brian Sivyer (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
ProjectUnited Kingdom Ocean Acidification Research Programme
Cruise reportRV Cefas Endeavour 02/12 cruise report endeavour02_12.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Celtic Sea
SpecificWestern Approaches, Bristol Channel, West Gabbard, Warp, Dowsing, Tyne/Tees, Hastings, Scarweather, Poole
Data held at BODC 
Discrete samples 
53  CTD frame plus rosette samplerAmmonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Total dissolved inorganic carbon (TCO2) concentration in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
99  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyAmmonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Total dissolved inorganic carbon (TCO2) concentration in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column