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RV Cirolana CIR4/94

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR4/94
Cruise period1994-04-06 — 1994-04-14
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesRedeployment of Minipod; sediment and water samples; equipment trials. estaurine studies - suspended load, nutrient fluxes
Chief scientistJonathon Mark Rees (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificRace Bank, Outer Wash, Flamborough Head
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR4/94 cruise track — trk4014.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 26
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 11
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of deployments = 5
Description: trial of new scanfish undulating CTD
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: near bed current meter Minipod
Contamination 
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsDescription: low molecular weight - volatile- seasonal study
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of deployments = 8
Description: Optical plankton counter trials
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 10
Description: geotechnical analyses
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Current meters53° 15' 0" N  0° 46' 59" E — near bed current meter Minipod from Race Bank
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
11  CTD/STD cast
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5457551994-04-07 13:18 52° 58' 16" N  0° 21' 22" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545755
5457671994-04-07 13:52 52° 56' 15" N  0° 22' 55" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545767
5457791994-04-07 17:17 53° 16' 50" N  0° 43' 25" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545779
5457801994-04-08 07:35 53° 15' 20" N  0° 47' 8" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545780
5457921994-04-08 07:50 53° 15' 21" N  0° 47' 8" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545792
5458111994-04-08 09:32 53° 15' 23" N  0° 47' 4" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545811
5458231994-04-08 11:32 53° 15' 23" N  0° 47' 1" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545823
5458351994-04-08 13:30 53° 15' 24" N  0° 47' 3" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545835
5458471994-04-08 17:05 53° 15' 25" N  0° 47' 13" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545847
5458591994-04-09 10:40 54° 8' 12" N  2° 30' 15" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545859
5458601994-04-10 08:12 53° 15' 21" N  0° 47' 18" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 545860