Cruise inventory

Liverpool Seaways LV_BIRK_DUB_31Mar2008

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Liverpool Seaways (LTLS)
Cruise identifierLV_BIRK_DUB_31Mar2008
Cruise period2008-03-31 — 2008-04-01
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLiverpool, United Kingdom
Port of returnDublin, Ireland
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesCollection of surface oceanographic measurements using a Ferrybox on a commercial vessel.
Chief scientistM John Howarth (Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificCentral Irish Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll and turbidity sensors.
Contamination 
Suspended matterDescription: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll and turbidity sensors.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll and turbidity sensors.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Surface water sample (pumped)
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Salinity of the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Date and time
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Salinity of the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
11301352008-03-31 21:39:04  — 2008-04-01 06:29:47 53° 20' 16" N  6° 6' 39" W — 53° 35' 6" N  3° 1' 1" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1130135