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RRS John Murray JM9/76_benthic (B/6/76_benthic)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS John Murray (74MJ)
Cruise identifierJM9/76_benthic (B/6/76_benthic)
Cruise period1976-07-21 — 1976-07-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBarry, United Kingdom
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To continue a regular sampling programme to estimate the annual production of macrofanua species of a Modiolus community off Ilfracombe.
2. To collect a series of water samples in Swansea Bay for subsequent bioassay experiments in the Laboratory
Chief scientistRichard Warwick (Institute of Marine Environmental Research, Plymouth)
Cruise reportRRS John Murray JM9/76_benthic (B/6/76_benthic) cruise report john_murray21-22jul_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
SpecificSwansea Bay
Track chartsRRS John Murray JM9/76_benthic (B/6/76_benthic) cruise track — john_murray21-22jul_76track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stations
Geology and geophysics 
Grab