Cruise inventory

FS Poseidon PO211

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Poseidon (06PO)
Cruise identifierPO211
Cruise period1995-08-31 — 1995-09-11
StatusCompleted
Port of departureReykjavík, Iceland
Port of returnLisbon, Portugal
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesSeveral investigations concerning the air-sea exchange of trace gases should be carried out, most of the participating groups being tied to the OMEX-air-sea exchange group.
Chief scientistLudger Mintrop (Institute of Marine Sciences, Kiel)
Cruise reportFS Poseidon PO211 cruise report poseidon211_95.pdf — access key 'C' (1.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralGreenland Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificDenmark Strait, Goban Spur
Track chartsFS Poseidon PO211 cruise track — poseidon211_95track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateDescription: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.
NitriteDescription: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.
SilicateDescription: A number of samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
2  Pumped water sample
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Carotenoid and flavenoid pigment concentrations in water bodies
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Date and time
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Carotenoid and flavenoid pigment concentrations in water bodies
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Date and time
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
16377781995-09-01 18:36  — 1995-09-10 17:04 40° 42' 57" N  31° 52' 49" W — 64° 31' 1" N  9° 59' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1637778
13624901995-08-31 23:00  — 1995-09-11 09:00 38° 37' 25" N  31° 51' 10" W — 64° 29' 50" N  9° 21' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1362490
Discrete samples 
34  Atmospheric air sampling pumpCarbon monoxide and dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere
Concentration of alkanes in the atmosphere
5  Bulk filtered air sampleConcentration of nitrogen species in the atmosphere
263  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyConcentration of alkanamines (amines) in the water column
Partial pressure (pCO2) and fugacity (fCO2) of carbon dioxide in the water column
Density of the water column
Organosulphur and organoselenium species concentration parameters in water bodies
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Carotenoid and flavenoid pigment concentrations in water bodies
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Concentration of alkanes in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column