Cruise inventory

RV Sea Vigil SV6A

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Sea Vigil (74S9)
Cruise identifierSV6A
Cruise period1994-03-15 — 1994-03-15
StatusCompleted
Port of departureGoole, United Kingdom
Port of returnHull, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesRV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Chief scientistDuncan Plummer (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
ProjectLOIS (RACS)
Cruise reportRV Sea Vigil SV6A cruise report sv6.pdf — access key 'C' (1.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificHumber Estuary and feeder rivers
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Description: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Description: Vertical profiles of optical properties.
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenDescription: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
PhosphateDescription: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
NitrateDescription: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
NitriteDescription: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
SilicateDescription: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
pHDescription: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 31
Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, chlorophyll and phytoplankton identification.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: Continuous measurement on axial transect of the Ouse/Humber estuary.
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 31
Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, chlorophyll and phytoplankton identification.
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Quantity: number of stations = 31
Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, chlorophyll and phytoplankton identification.
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: number of stations = 31
Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, chlorophyll and phytoplankton identification.
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 31
Description: Samples collected for gravimetrics, C/N, chlorophyll and phytoplankton identification.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Pumped water sample
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Date and time
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
16336851994-03-15 09:16  — 1994-03-15 16:50 53° 32' 16" N  0° 54' 23" W — 53° 44' 11" N  0° 12' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1633685
Discrete samples 
31  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyCarbon concentrations in suspended particulate material
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Nitrogen concentrations in suspended particulate material
Temperature of the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column