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RV Cefas Endeavour 19/12

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier19/12
Cruise period2012-11-12 — 2012-11-15
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnHartlepool, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesAims

1. To conduct a vibrocoring survey for assessing deep layer of Contaminated dredged material (CDM) and sediment characteristics at Souter Point disposal site, in order to obtain information on:
a) Sediment (Particle Size analysis-PSA, organic carbon and nitrogen)
b) Contaminants (TBT, PAHs, trace metals)
2. To undertake a Sediment Profile Imagery (SPI) survey to characterise sediments and faunal presence at the Souter Point disposal site and adjacent areas.
3. To sample North Tyne dredged material disposal site to characterise sediments (PSA, organic carbon and nitrogen) and contaminants(TBT, PAHs, organohalogens, trace metals)
4. To undertake survey to sample at the Inner Tees dredged material disposal site for characterising sediments (e.g. PSA, organic carbon and nitrogen) and contaminants(TBT, PAHs, organohalogens, trace metals)
Chief scientistSilvana Birchenough (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cefas Endeavour 19/12 cruise report endeavour19_12.pdf — access key 'C' (0.28 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSouter Point, North Tyne and Tees disposal sites
Track chartsRV Cefas Endeavour 19/12 cruise track — endeavour19_12trk.pdf (00 MB) 
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Multiple instrument types

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
12074162012-11-13 01:22  — 2012-11-15 17:12:04 54° 30' 12" N  1° 16' 6" W — 55° 5' 16" N  0° 31' 27" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1207416