Cruise inventory

RV Belgica BG9912

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Belgica (11BE)
Cruise identifierBG9912
Cruise period1999-05-17 — 1999-05-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureZeebrugge, Belgium
Port of returnZeebrugge, Belgium
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesProject PROVESS MAST III co-ordinated by MUMM in the North Sea.

CTD profiles and water bottle stations; MISCOS stations; recovered moorings; routine meteorological measurements; and underway sub-surface temperature and salinity measurements.
Chief scientistAndre Pollentier (RBINS Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models, Ostend)
ProjectPROVESS
Coordinating bodyEU-MAST (POL)
Cruise reportRV Belgica BG9912 cruise report belgica99_12.pdf — access key 'C' (14.95 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 53
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 53
Description: profiles
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 8
Description: Recovered moorings
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 39
Description: MISCOS
Meteorology 
Other meteorological measurements
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
15  Bottle station
Quality control flags
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Vertical spatial coordinates
Reference numbers
Quality control flags
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Vertical spatial coordinates
Reference numbers

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
16513421999-05-18 00:07 52° 17' 59" N  4° 19' 6" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651342
16513541999-05-18 02:58 52° 17' 57" N  4° 19' 8" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651354
16513661999-05-18 06:08 52° 17' 45" N  4° 18' 49" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651366
16513781999-05-18 09:03 52° 18' 8" N  4° 20' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651378
16513911999-05-18 20:37 52° 18' 26" N  4° 20' 24" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651391
16514091999-05-19 00:09 52° 18' 42" N  4° 20' 20" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651409
16514101999-05-19 02:04 52° 18' 33" N  4° 20' 3" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651410
16514221999-05-19 11:04 52° 17' 19" N  4° 19' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651422
16514341999-05-19 14:11 52° 17' 51" N  4° 19' 33" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651434
16514461999-05-19 17:06 52° 18' 51" N  4° 19' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651446
16514581999-05-19 20:06 52° 17' 7" N  4° 18' 28" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651458
16514711999-05-19 23:04 52° 17' 37" N  4° 20' 57" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651471
16514831999-05-20 04:06 52° 17' 48" N  4° 20' 7" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651483
16514951999-05-20 08:07 52° 18' 12" N  4° 20' 40" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651495
16515021999-05-20 11:08 52° 17' 56" N  4° 20' 31" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1651502
53  CTD/STD cast
Density of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Density of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
7877051999-05-17 20:12 52° 18' 12" N  4° 20' 23" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787705
7877171999-05-18 00:02 52° 17' 59" N  4° 19' 6" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787717
7877291999-05-18 01:02 52° 18' 10" N  4° 19' 30" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787729
7877301999-05-18 03:01 52° 17' 58" N  4° 19' 9" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787730
7877421999-05-18 04:00 52° 18' 6" N  4° 18' 52" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787742
7877541999-05-18 05:00 52° 17' 28" N  4° 18' 54" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787754
7877661999-05-18 06:03 52° 17' 46" N  4° 18' 49" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787766
7877781999-05-18 08:03 52° 18' 15" N  4° 19' 0" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787778
7877911999-05-18 08:59 52° 18' 8" N  4° 20' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787791
7878091999-05-18 14:00 52° 17' 59" N  4° 17' 57" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787809
7878101999-05-18 15:53 52° 19' 28" N  4° 12' 19" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787810
7878221999-05-18 22:02 52° 18' 28" N  4° 20' 9" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787822
7878341999-05-18 23:04 52° 17' 46" N  4° 18' 49" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787834
7878461999-05-19 01:00 52° 17' 44" N  4° 18' 31" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787846
7878581999-05-19 02:00 52° 18' 33" N  4° 20' 3" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787858
7878711999-05-19 09:06 52° 18' 52" N  4° 18' 14" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787871
7878831999-05-19 10:02 52° 18' 20" N  4° 20' 41" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787883
7878951999-05-19 14:07 52° 17' 52" N  4° 19' 33" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787895
7879021999-05-19 15:01 52° 18' 25" N  4° 19' 49" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787902
7879141999-05-19 17:02 52° 18' 51" N  4° 19' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787914
7879261999-05-19 18:05 52° 17' 40" N  4° 19' 18" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787926
7879381999-05-19 20:03 52° 17' 7" N  4° 18' 28" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787938
7879511999-05-19 21:02 52° 19' 0" N  4° 20' 36" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787951
7879631999-05-19 23:00 52° 17' 37" N  4° 20' 57" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787963
7879751999-05-20 01:04 52° 18' 42" N  4° 20' 23" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787975
7879871999-05-20 03:03 52° 18' 55" N  4° 21' 26" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787987
7879991999-05-20 04:03 52° 17' 48" N  4° 20' 7" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 787999
7880021999-05-20 05:03 52° 17' 31" N  4° 19' 55" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788002
7880141999-05-20 06:05 52° 18' 2" N  4° 20' 20" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788014
7880261999-05-20 07:05 52° 17' 50" N  4° 20' 7" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788026
7880381999-05-20 08:04 52° 18' 12" N  4° 20' 40" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788038
7880511999-05-20 09:00 52° 18' 6" N  4° 20' 37" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788051
7880631999-05-20 10:01 52° 18' 41" N  4° 20' 19" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788063
7880751999-05-20 11:05 52° 17' 56" N  4° 20' 31" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788075
7880871999-05-20 11:14 52° 17' 45" N  4° 20' 25" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788087
7880991999-05-17 21:51 52° 18' 16" N  4° 19' 27" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788099
7881061999-05-17 23:07 52° 17' 58" N  4° 19' 14" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788106
7881181999-05-18 01:58 52° 17' 52" N  4° 18' 41" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788118
7881311999-05-18 07:00 52° 18' 36" N  4° 20' 42" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788131
7881431999-05-18 10:00 52° 17' 43" N  4° 19' 14" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788143
7881551999-05-18 12:44 52° 18' 7" N  4° 17' 35" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788155
7881671999-05-18 20:36 52° 18' 26" N  4° 20' 24" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788167
7881791999-05-19 00:04 52° 18' 42" N  4° 20' 21" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788179
7881801999-05-19 08:47 52° 18' 49" N  4° 18' 10" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788180
7881921999-05-19 11:01 52° 17' 19" N  4° 19' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788192
7882111999-05-19 13:01 52° 17' 21" N  4° 19' 6" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788211
7882231999-05-19 16:08 52° 18' 0" N  4° 19' 14" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788223
7882351999-05-19 19:01 52° 18' 53" N  4° 20' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788235
7882471999-05-19 22:03 52° 18' 46" N  4° 20' 55" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788247
7882591999-05-20 00:00 52° 17' 58" N  4° 20' 36" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788259
7882601999-05-18 11:40 52° 17' 48" N  4° 17' 46" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788260
7882721999-05-19 12:00 52° 17' 30" N  4° 19' 19" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788272
7882841999-05-20 02:05 52° 18' 44" N  4° 21' 3" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 788284
1  Pumped water sample
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
16890261999-05-17 15:00  — 1999-05-20 14:22 51° 51' 8" N  3° 30' 50" E — 52° 21' 51" N  4° 18' 59" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1689026
Discrete samples 
53  CTD frame plus rosette samplerDensity of the water column
Suspended particulate material grain size parameters
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Metadata parameters
Sediment grain size parameters
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
39  Microstructure and precision CTD profilerTemperature variation in the water column
Density of the water column
Turbulence in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
9  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyChlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
41  Sequoia Inst. Laser In Situ particle size profilerTransmittance and attenuance of the water column
Suspended particulate material grain size parameters
Sediment grain size parameters
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
6  Settling velocity tubeSuspended particulate material setting velocity parameters
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column