RV Corystes CO 01/08

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCO 01/08
Cruise period2008-01-03 — 2008-01-08
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom

1. To maintain an insitu monitoring programme at open sea station 38A.
2. To investigate the spatial distribution of nutrients along an east - west grid of stations.
3. To investigate the distribution of dissolved nutrients and phytoplankton in the water column in the North Channel, Irish Sea, Celtic Sea and Celtic shelf edge region.
Chief scientistBrian Stewart (Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute)
Cruise reportRV Corystes CO 01/08 cruise report co01_08.pdf (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Celtic Sea
SpecificNorth Channel, Celtic shelf edge, Northern Irish Sea