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RV Clione CLI2/86

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI2/86
Cruise period1986-01-20 — 1986-01-30
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To establish 6 standard current meter stations in Eastern Irish Sea.
2. To deploy the Near Bed Velocity Recorder (NBVR) at a site off St Bees Head.
3. To lay 3 guard buoys around the NBVR, 2 with sea bed towers attached.
4. To test a current meter mounted transmissometer.
5. To make a CTD survey of area.
6. To take water samples for Cs analysis.
Chief scientistJohn W Read (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI2/86 cruise report clione2_86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Bristol Channel
SpecificEastern Irish Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI2/86 cruise track — trk3246.html RV Clione CLI2/86 cruise track — trk3246a.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 12
Description: deployed only
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: near bed velosity meter
Chemical oceanography 
Other chemical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 17
Description: surface Cs