1. To carry out pre-exploitation baseline hydrocarbon surveys in licensed exploration areas in the South-West Approaches, Poole Bay and the English Channel east of the Isle of Wight.
2. To test the suitability of the modified 'Aquatracka' towed fluorimeter for the continuous monitoring of hydrocarbon levels in sub-surface sea water.
Robin John Law (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Geology and geophysics
Other geological/geophysical measurements
Quantity: number of samples = 123 Description: physical analysis of sediments