Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI4/85

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI4/85
Cruise period1985-03-19 — 1985-04-02
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To recover a current meter station from the North Channel and lay an array of 12 current meter stations.
2. To lay and recover a current meter test rig to compare the performance of modified meters. No trace of the station to be recovered was found.
3. To make a CTD survey of the North Channel.
4. To take water samples for analysis of cadmium lead and copper on board.
5. To lay the near bed velocity meter off Southwold on the outward passage and recover on return.
6. To take water samples for caesium analysis on passage to the Irish Sea.
Chief scientistJ Alan Durance (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI4/85 cruise report clione4_85.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth Channel/ Southwold
Track chartsRV Clione CLI4/85 cruise track — trk3127.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 15
Description: 2 with T only
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Quantity: number of samples = 45
Description: caesium samples (Cs)
Current metersDescription: 23 current meters deployed
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of deployments = 548
Description: bottom
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 14
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 14
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 14
NitriteQuantity: number of stations = 14
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 14
Contamination 
Trace metalsQuantity: number of samples = 32
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
13  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.
1802631985-03-24 09:52 54° 43' 53" N  5° 33' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180263
1802751985-03-24 13:06 54° 36' 17" N  5° 26' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180275
1802871985-03-24 14:37 54° 37' 59" N  5° 23' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180287
1802991985-03-24 17:55 54° 39' 47" N  5° 18' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180299
1803061985-03-25 06:32 54° 41' 29" N  5° 15' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180306
1803181985-03-25 10:00 54° 41' 47" N  5° 13' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180318
1803311985-03-25 12:35 54° 42' 41" N  5° 12' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180331
1803431985-03-25 23:25 54° 46' 17" N  5° 5' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180343
1803551985-03-29 06:33 55° 1' 48" N  5° 22' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180355
1803671985-03-29 08:22 54° 56' 23" N  5° 20' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180367
1803791985-03-29 10:01 54° 52' 23" N  5° 19' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180379
1803801985-03-29 11:34 54° 48' 36" N  5° 17' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180380
1803921985-03-29 15:02 54° 45' 35" N  5° 15' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 180392