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Cruise inventory

RV Edward Forbes 17/78 (B/7/78)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifier17/78 (B/7/78)
Cruise period1978-10-12 — 1978-10-27
Chief scientistReg Uncles (Institute of Marine Environmental Research, Plymouth)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
Track chartsRV Edward Forbes 17/78 (B/7/78) cruise track — trk2132.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: 12
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 12
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 12
Current metersQuantity: 5
Description: 1 month
Suspended matterQuantity: 12
Data held at BODC 
Discrete samples 
238  General station with STD/bottles/additional instrumentsSalinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column