RRS James Clark Ross JR20020712 (JR76)
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RRS James Clark Ross (74JC)|
|Cruise identifier||JR20020712 (JR76)|
|Cruise period||2002-07-12 — 2002-07-31|
|Port of departure||Stornoway, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Portsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||The operational aims of the survey project were:
1. To carry out a planned programme of 2100 km of marine geophysical surveying to link into existing data.
2. Run additional lines if any of the lines showed any unexpected or interesting seismic reflectors.
3. Identify windows in the Palaeogene lavas.
|Chief scientist||David J Smith (British Geological Survey Marine Operations)|
|Cruise report||(2.97 MB)|
|General||North Atlantic Ocean|
|Specific||North Rockall Trough, Northern Hatton Bank.|
|Track charts||(00 MB)|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Seismic refraction||Description: A number of profiles were created during the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.|
|Gravity measurements||Description: A number of profiles were created during the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.|
|Magnetic measurements||Description: A number of profiles were created during the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.|