RV Cirolana CIR3B/76
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Cirolana (74CZ)|
|Cruise period||1976-03-05 — 1976-03-11|
|Port of departure||Yarmouth, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Grimsby, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To service the existing current meter stations JONSIS 1 ( J l ), JONSIS 2 (J2), North East 1 and 2 (NE1 , NE2) and the Tyne Buoy.
2. To lay stations North East 3 and 4 (NE3, NE4) for the first time.
3. To lay 11 other current meter stations in the North Sea between 56 degrees and 58 degrees 26' as the joint MAFF-Danish contribution to the Project INOUT phase of the Joint North Sea Data Acquisition Project 1976 (JONSDAP 76).
4. To do serial casts along 58'26' for both salinity and caesium-137.
|Chief scientist||John W Ramster (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.29 MB)|
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)||Description: T only|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 12|
|Current meters||Quantity: number of deployments = 15|
|Surface drifters/drifting buoys||Quantity: number of deployments = 100|
|Trace elements||Quantity: number of samples = 11|