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RV Edward Forbes 12/77

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifier12/77
Cruise period1977-07-27 — 1977-08-07
Chief scientistBrian D'Olier (City of London Polytechnic Department of Geology)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBay of Biscay
Track chartsRV Edward Forbes 12/77 cruise track — trk2138.html
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 10
Description: physical/chemical analysis of sediments
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 10
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: 300
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 463
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: 300