Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI1/87

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI1/87
Cruise period1987-01-07 — 1987-01-18
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To deploy the near bed velocity recorder and its three guard buoys.
2. To deploy six current meter moorings.
3. To collect bottom and surface water samples for thorium analysis plus ancillary sediment samples using box corer and transmissometer profiles at up to 8 stations.
4. To make DCRM, CTD and turbidity measurements and collect suspended sediment samples at hourly intervals for one tidal cycle at anchored stations.
5. To undertake CTD sections between the Isle of Man and the Scottish/English/Welsh coast.
6. To release seabed drifters at two locations east of the Isle of Wight.
7. To collect near suface and near bed water samples for caesium analysis.
Chief scientistKenneth J Medler (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI1/87 cruise report clione1_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificEastern Irish Sea/ east of Isle of Wight
Track chartsRV Clione CLI1/87 cruise track — trk3377.html RV Clione CLI1/87 cruise track — trk3377a.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 19
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 12
Description: deployed only
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of deployments = 100
Description: bottom
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: nearbed velocity recorder
Contamination 
Trace metalsQuantity: number of samples = 2
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottom
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
19  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.
1789891987-01-13 10:00 54° 30' 35" N  3° 39' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 178989
1789901987-01-13 13:55 54° 25' 5" N  3° 33' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 178990
1790041987-01-13 15:19 54° 23' 5" N  3° 36' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179004
1790161987-01-13 17:45 54° 20' 53" N  3° 38' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179016
1790281987-01-14 09:05 54° 29' 29" N  3° 41' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179028
1790411987-01-14 10:56 54° 32' 59" N  3° 41' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179041
1790531987-01-15 07:00 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179053
1790651987-01-15 07:33 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179065
1790771987-01-15 08:32 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179077
1790891987-01-15 09:30 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179089
1790901987-01-15 10:30 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179090
1791081987-01-15 11:30 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179108
1791211987-01-15 12:30 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179121
1791331987-01-15 13:31 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179133
1791451987-01-15 14:29 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179145
1791571987-01-15 15:30 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179157
1791691987-01-15 16:30 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179169
1791701987-01-15 17:31 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179170
1791821987-01-15 18:31 54° 25' 23" N  3° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 179182