RV Corystes COR3A/89
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corystes (74RY)|
|Cruise period||1989-02-21 — 1989-03-04|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Workington, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out propulsion trials.
2. To collect surface seawater samples at all stations on the proposed track and at selected stations to collect midwater and/or near bottom seawater samples for radiocaesium analysis.
3. To collect surface seawater at selected stations in the vicinity of UKAEA Winfrith to determine cobalt speciation and suspended particle load.
|Chief scientist||A K Steele (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.11 MB)|
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
|Specific||English Channel, Irish Sea and West of Scotland|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 112|
Description: with salinity at surface and bottom
|Radioactivity||Quantity: number of samples = 106|