Cruise inventory

Liverpool Seaways LV_BIRK_DUB_6May2010

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Liverpool Seaways (LTLS)
Cruise identifierLV_BIRK_DUB_6May2010
Cruise period2010-05-06 — 2010-05-07
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLiverpool, United Kingdom
Port of returnDublin, Ireland
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesCollection of surface oceanographic measurements using a Ferrybox on a commercial vessel.
Chief scientistM John Howarth (National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificCentral Irish Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll, turbidity and dissolved oxygen sensors.
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenDescription: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll, turbidity and dissolved oxygen sensors.
Contamination 
Suspended matterDescription: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll, turbidity and dissolved oxygen sensors.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: Ferrybox with temperature, salinity, chlorophyll, turbidity and dissolved oxygen sensors.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Surface water sample (pumped)

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
11875612010-05-06 17:54:41  — 2010-05-07 03:37:41 53° 20' 13" N  6° 6' 39" W — 53° 33' 57" N  3° 0' 32" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1187561