Cruise inventory

Prince Madog WIS 17/73

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifierWIS 17/73
Cruise period1973-07-09 — 1973-07-20
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
Objectives2 Cruises
Chief scientistA Bomback (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences), John H Simpson (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 6
Water bottle stationsQuantity: activity duration in days = 12
Description: 23 during cruises 16 and 17
CTD stationsQuantity: activity duration in days = 1
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 13
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: activity duration in days = 1
Description: drogues
Meteorology 
Other meteorological measurementsQuantity: activity duration in days = 12
Description: sea and swell observations