Cruise inventory

RV Edward Forbes 17/77

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifier17/77
Cruise period1977-10-07 — 1977-10-25
Chief scientistSimon R Ferguson (University of Liverpool Department of Oceanography)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsRV Edward Forbes 17/77 cruise track — trk1955.html
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 60
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Description: turbulence
Current metersQuantity: 2
Description: 2 days
Chemical oceanography 
Trace elementsQuantity: 1
Other chemical oceanographic measurementsDescription: humic acids
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 6
Description: physical/chemical analysis of sediments
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 4