RV Cirolana CIR8/83

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR8/83
Cruise period1983-08-17 — 1983-09-14
Port of departureGrimsby, United Kingdom
Port of returnWallsend, United Kingdom
ObjectivesGroundfish survey. Groundfish Survey; Caesium Budget (Fr)
Chief scientistDerek Harding (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR8/83 cruise report ci8_83.pdf (0.28 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Norwegian Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR8/83 cruise track — trk2939.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 76
Current metersDescription: 275 days of data recorded.
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 72
Other contaminant measurementsDescription: particle size measurements
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 74
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyQuantity: number of stations = 72