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RV Corella 1/77

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier1/77
Cruise period1977-01-05 — 1977-01-12
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect two samples of sea water for the ICES international inter-calibration of trace metals.
2. To collect samples between the Thames Estuary and the Hook of Holland for the analysis of trace metals in suspended particulate material and filtered water samples.
3. To survey the distribution of nutrient salts in the southern North Sea in order to monitor trends towards eutrophication.
Chief scientistPeter G W Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
ProjectICES co-operative programme
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportRV Corella 1/77 cruise report corella01_77.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Corella 1/77 cruise track — trk1922.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 115
Description: surface 5 S bottom
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 115
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 115
NitriteQuantity: number of stations = 115
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 115
Trace elementsQuantity: number of stations = 11
Trace metalsQuantity: number of stations = 11