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Weather Adviser 105

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Weather Adviser (74WA)
Cruise identifier105
Cruise period1974-05-21 — 1974-06-18
Port of departureGreenock, United Kingdom
Port of returnGreenock, United Kingdom
ObjectivesBiological and chemical oceanographic sampling during a scientifically crewed period during occupation of Ocean Weather Station INDIA (59N, 19W). Included a section from the station to Derry/Londonderry and back for a medical evacuation.
Chief scientistPhillip C Reid (Institute of Marine Environmental Research, Edinburgh)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificOcean Weather Station INDIA (59N, 19W)
Physical oceanography 
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Quantity: 16
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: 4
NitrateQuantity: 4
NitriteQuantity: 4
SilicateQuantity: 4
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: 16
Description: chemical pollution
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivityQuantity: 2
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 9
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Quantity: 3
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: 3
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 3
ZooplanktonQuantity: 8
Description: 4 Longhurst-Hardy plankton recorder tows