Prince Madog ISIS32

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifierISIS32
Cruise period1982-07-05 — 1982-07-09
Port of departureMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Port of returnMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
ObjectivesSurvey cruise contributing to research directed toward an understanding of how the physics of the Irish Sea and surrounding regions (Celtic Sea, St, George's Channel, North Channel and Clyde Sea) determined biogeochemical processes and sediment transport.
Chief scientistCarol Turley (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
ProjectInterdisciplinary Study of the Irish Sea
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Physical oceanography 
BathythermographQuantity: number of profiles = 4
Description: mechanical
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Quantity: 22
Description: irradiance
Optics (eg underwater light levels)Quantity: 22
Description: Munsell colour
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 22
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: 22
Description: yellow substances
SestonQuantity: 22
Incident radiationDescription: surface irradiance