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RV Corystes COR16/04

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR16/04
Cruise period2004-11-23 — 2004-11-25
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To recover and re-deploy SmartBuoy moorings at the West Gabbard and Warp and collect calibration samples (AE004).
2. To recover the Waverider and guard buoy at Dowsing and re-deploy (C1828).
3. To collect additional light profiles and water samples between the Warp and West Gabbard sites (AE004).
Chief scientistDavid Brian Sivyer (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR16/04 cruise report cory16_04.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWest Gabbard, Warp and Dowsing
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature measurementsQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: At West Gabbard SmartBuoys were recovered and deployed.
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Quantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: At West Gabbard SmartBuoys were recovered and deployed.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: At West Gabbard SmartBuoys were recovered and deployed.
Meteorology 
Incident radiationQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Description: At West Gabbard SmartBuoys were recovered and deployed.