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Cruise inventory

RV Edward Forbes 9/75 ((B/7/75))

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifier9/75 ((B/7/75))
Cruise period1975-06-06 — 1975-06-19
Chief scientistReg Uncles (Institute of Marine Environmental Research, Plymouth)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
Track chartsRV Edward Forbes 9/75 ((B/7/75)) cruise track — trk1425.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: 4
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: 4
Current metersQuantity: 7
Description: 3x5w;4x50h;rigs left for recovery cruise B;8;75
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: 4
Total - PQuantity: 4
NitrateQuantity: 4
NitriteQuantity: 4
SilicateQuantity: 4
Trace elementsQuantity: 4
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: 3
Description: air particulates
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivityQuantity: 3
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 4
ZooplanktonQuantity: 3
Description: biomass determination
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 4
Description: chemical analysis of sediments