Cruise inventory

Prince Madog ISIS20 (ISEA8)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifierISIS20 (ISEA8)
Cruise period1981-06-22 — 1981-06-27
StatusCompleted
ObjectivesSurvey cruise contributing to research directed toward an understanding of how the physics of the Irish Sea and surrounding regions (Celtic Sea, St, George's Channel, North Channel and Clyde Sea) determined biogeochemical processes and sediment transport.
Chief scientistCarol Turley (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
ProjectInterdisciplinary Study of the Irish Sea
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 16
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: 19
Description: beam attenuation
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Quantity: 10
Description: irradiance profiles
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 25
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: chlorophyll fluorescence,19 vertical profiles
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: 25
Description: yellow substances
SestonQuantity: 25
Meteorology 
Incident radiationDescription: surface irradiance
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
11  CTD/STD cast
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
705071981-06-24 00:30 53° 35' 9" N  5° 1' 44" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70507
703961981-06-22 17:30 53° 35' 2" N  5° 2' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70396
704031981-06-22 23:06 53° 54' 10" N  5° 36' 21" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70403
704151981-06-23 01:24 53° 52' 11" N  5° 32' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70415
704271981-06-23 04:00 53° 48' 50" N  5° 26' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70427
704391981-06-23 08:53 53° 47' 45" N  5° 24' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70439
704401981-06-23 11:00 53° 45' 28" N  5° 19' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70440
704521981-06-23 14:56 53° 43' 22" N  5° 16' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70452
704641981-06-23 17:13 53° 41' 20" N  5° 12' 46" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70464
704761981-06-23 19:41 53° 39' 7" N  5° 8' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70476
704881981-06-23 22:28 53° 37' 15" N  5° 5' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 70488