Cruise inventory

RV Edward Forbes 11/75

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifier11/75
Cruise period1975-07-01 — 1975-07-07
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBarry, United Kingdom
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To carry out further delineation of the extent of travel of the tracer (total count measurements).
2. To examine the relative energy levels in the Scandium radiation spectrum with a view to applying a correction for burial of the tracer.
3. To service two wave recorders previously deployed during RV Edward Forbes 8/75 at positions 'B' and 'C'.
Chief scientistAnthony D Heathershaw (Institute of Oceanographic Sciences Taunton)
Cruise reportRV Edward Forbes 11/75 cruise report edward_forbes11_75.pdf — access key 'C' (0.41 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
Track chartsRV Edward Forbes 11/75 cruise track — trk1538.html
Measurements 
Geology and geophysics 
Other geological/geophysical measurementsDescription: ng