Cruise inventory

RV Prince Madog PD31/05

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Prince Madog (74P2)
Cruise identifierPD31/05
Cruise period2005-08-23 — 2005-08-26
StatusCompleted
Port of departureMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Port of returnMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To conduct a grab survey to collect samples for benthic and contaminants analysis from the Conwy disposal site.
2. To collect grab samples for benthic and contaminants analysis from a historic sewage sludge site.
3. To collect sediment samples for macrofauna, meiofauna, PSA, and contaminants from Site Z dredged material disposal site and reference sites.
4. To carry out a sidescan survey of the Holyhead Deeps disposal site and to collect samples for contaminants.
Chief scientistRebecca Smith (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificLiverpool Bay