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RV Lough Foyle LF/08/2000 (1)

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF/08/2000 (1)
Cruise period2000-02-18 — 2000-02-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To service the DARD offshore mooring.
2. To record a vertical profile of temperature and salinity at the mooring station and DARD inshore station.
3. To collect water samples for determination of chlorophyll and dissolved nutrients and ring net samples of zooplankton at the two DARD stations.
Chief scientistRichard Gowen (Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF/08/2000 (1) cruise report lf08_00.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificWestern Irish Sea.
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of observations = 1
Description: A verticle profile of temperature and salinity was recorded. Water samples were collected for the determination of dissolved nutrients and phytoplankton chlorophyll.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of observations = 1
Description: A verticle profile of temperature and salinity was recorded. Water samples were collected for the determination of dissolved nutrients and phytoplankton chlorophyll.