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RV Plymouth Quest PQ081021

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ)
Cruise identifierPQ081021
Cruise period2008-10-21 — 2008-10-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departurePlymouth, United Kingdom
Port of returnPlymouth, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesSampling and measurements at L4 and E1 time series stations.
Chief scientistTim Smyth (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
ProjectWestern Channel Observatory
Coordinating bodyPlymouth Marine Laboratory
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificWestern English Channel
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  CTD/STD cast
Density of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Density of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
9116582008-10-21 09:46  — 2008-10-21 09:49 50° 14' 52" N  4° 13' 8" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 911658
Discrete samples 
1  CTD frame plus rosette samplerAmmonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column
Particulate total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
1  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyChlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Carotenoid and flavenoid pigment concentrations in water bodies
1  Surface water sample collected by a bucket on a ropeTemperature of the water column