Cruise inventory

RV Corella 5/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier5/73
Cruise period1973-03-13 — 1973-03-27
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To survey the distribution of selected dissolved and particulate trace metals
(cadmium, copper, mercury, miclcel and zinc) in the English coastal region of
the northern North Sea, the southern North Sea and the eastern English Channel.
2. To measure the ultra violet absorption of sea water on the above grid as an
index of its dissolved organic content.
3. To measure the aluminium content of sea water over the above grid (UEA project).
4. To recover the moored current meters laid in the Thames Estuary during CORELLA Cruise 2/73.
Chief scientistPeter G W Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 5/73 cruise report corella05_73.pdf — access key 'C' (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Measurements 
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateDescription: Silicate, phosphate and aluminium samples were all collected. No. of samples not noted.
SilicateDescription: Silicate, phosphate and aluminium samples were all collected. No. of samples not noted.
Trace elementsDescription: A trace metal survey took place during the cruise. Suface and bottom sampling took place. No. of samples not noted.
Contamination 
Suspended matterDescription: A trace metal survey took place during the cruise. Suface and bottom sampling took place. No. of samples not noted.
Trace metalsDescription: Silicate, phosphate and aluminium samples were all collected. No. of samples not noted.
Trace metalsDescription: A trace metal survey took place during the cruise. Suface and bottom sampling took place. No. of samples not noted.