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RV Pelagia PE121

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Pelagia (64PE)
Cruise identifierPE121
Cruise period1998-07-30 — 1998-08-16
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesBenthic processes cruise.
Chief scientistTjeerd van Weering (Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research)
ProjectOMEX2
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNW Iberian Shelf/Slope 42-43 N 9-12 W
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
2  Bottom Lander (miscellaneous instruments)
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Date and time
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5531771998-08-13 10:09  — 1999-05-28 05:54 42° 37' 45" N  9° 52' 22" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 553177
5531891998-08-06 12:03  — 1998-08-13 05:18 42° 37' 52" N  9° 52' 26" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 553189
3  CTD/STD cast
Density of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Density of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
8745051998-08-03 05:15 43° 46' 59" N  10° 57' 1" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 874505
8745171998-08-03 17:14 42° 59' 58" N  10° 20' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 874517
8745291998-08-05 08:18 42° 36' 24" N  10° 22' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 874529
Discrete samples 
10  Bottom LanderBacteria morphology and physiology
Sediment resistivity
Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column
Dissolved oxygen concentration parameters in sediment pore waters
Particulate total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Bacteria non taxonomy-related biomass expressed as carbon per unit volume of the water column
Bacteria generic abundance in water bodies
Suspended particulate material grain size parameters
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Nutrient fluxes between the bed and the water column
Sediment grain size parameters
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Suspended particulate material aggregates
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column
12  Box coreGeological sample radioactivity
Diatom taxonomy-related abundance per unit mass of sediment
Sediment water content, porosity and surface area
Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks
Carbon concentrations in sediment
Sediment grain size parameters
Nitrogen concentrations in sediment
Sediment resuspension
Mineralogical composition
Geological sample density
Amino acids in sediment
Sediment microfossil morphology parameters
12  MulticorerGeological sample radioactivity
Dissolved oxygen concentration parameters in sediment pore waters
Sediment water content, porosity and surface area
Carbon concentrations in sediment
Nutrient fluxes between the bed and the water column
Sediment grain size parameters
Nutrient concentrations in sediment pore waters
Nitrogen concentrations in sediment
Sediment resuspension
Metal concentrations in sediment pore waters
Carbonate chemistry in sediment pore waters
5  Piston corerSediment water content, porosity and surface area
Geological sample magnetic, electrical and acoustic properties
Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks
Geological sample density
Sediment microfossil morphology parameters