Prince Madog 37/86
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Prince Madog (74PD)|
|Cruise period||1986-09-15 — 1986-09-19|
|Port of departure||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To conduct a routine monitoring survey of the Liverpool Bay sewage sludge dumpsite using grabbing and coring.
2. To collect samples of benthos for chemical analysis at MBA.
3. To collect sediment and water/suspended solids for 234Th analysis as part of a study of scavenging and sediment disturbance in the Burbo Bight.
All the aims were successfully achieved. In addition, grab surveys of the Burbo Bight and Old Site Z were carried out.
|Chief scientist||Steven M Rowlatt (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Radioactivity||Quantity: number of samples = 4|
|Suspended matter||Quantity: 4|
Description: for 234Th.
|Other contaminant measurements||Quantity: 4|
Description: water and sediment for 234Th.
|Geology and geophysics|
|Grab||Quantity: number of samples = 59|
|Core - soft bottom||Quantity: number of cores = 1|