Cruise inventory

RV Sea Vigil SV31B

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Sea Vigil (74S9)
Cruise identifierSV31B
Cruise period1996-06-20 — 1996-06-20
StatusCompleted
Port of departureHull, 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 SV31B cruise report sv31.pdf — access key 'C' (1.37 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificHumber Estuary and feeder rivers
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Total - NQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
pHQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Upstream Trent survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.
Other contaminant measurementsDescription: Carbon monoxide monitored in a semi-continuous way throughout the survey.
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivityQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC (downstream survey only) analysis.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Pumped water sample
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Date and time
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Date and time
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
13621641996-06-20 06:06  — 1996-06-20 13:16 53° 24' 11" N  0° 48' 56" W — 53° 43' 28" N  0° 21' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1362164
Discrete samples 
34  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyCarbon concentrations in suspended particulate material
Dissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Dissolved organic carbon concentration in the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrogen concentrations in suspended particulate material
Temperature of the water column
Dissolved concentration parameters for other gases in the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column