RV Clione CLI5B/86
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1986-04-15 — 1986-05-01|
|Port of departure||Fleetwood, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To collect surface seawater samples at all stations on the proposed track and at selected stations to collect nearbottom seawater samples for radiocaesium analysis.
2. At one station in the vicinity of St Bees Head, to measure the suspended load in the water column over a tidal cycle.
|Chief scientist||A K Steele (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Irish Sea/ Celtic Sea/ British Isles (coastal waters)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 128|
Description: S surface 100 S bottom
|Radioactivity||Quantity: number of samples = 228|
Description: samples taken for 137Cs.128 surface & 100 near bottom.