RV Corella 4A/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier4A/82
Cruise period1982-03-09 — 1982-03-19
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a water quality survey of the offshore Tyne area from Blyth to Seaham to assess the impact of sewage dumping.
2. To occupy 3 anchor stations close to the dump site and measure water quality and currents over 13 hour periods.
Chief scientistA R Folkard (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 4A/82 cruise report corella4a_82.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificOffshore R. Tyne
Track chartsRV Corella 4A/82 cruise track — trk2797.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 98
Description: 10 bottom T & S only
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 45
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 87
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 88
NitriteQuantity: number of stations = 88
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 88
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 44
pHQuantity: number of stations = 35