Cruise inventory

Prince Madog

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise period1995-09-11 — 1995-09-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Port of returnMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesObjective was to look at the circulation associated with the Clyde Sea Front using CTD, ADCP and drifter data.
Chief scientistRik Midgley (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
ProjectPROFILE EU MAST
Coordinating bodyPOL, Bidston Observatory, Birkenhead, UK
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificNW European Shelf, Clyde Sea/North Channel
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 20
Description: T and S for calibration
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 20
Description: Continuous recording CTD
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Surface drifters/drifting buoys55° 17' 59" N  5° 12' 0" W — Argos drifter. Drogue depth = 23m. Deployed 12 Sep 95 - 20 Sep 95
Surface drifters/drifting buoys55° 19' 59" N  5° 12' 0" W — Argos drifter. Drogue depth = 23m. Deployed 12 Sep 95 - 20 Sep 95