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RV Corystes COR12A/93

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR12A/93
Cruise period1993-11-05 — 1993-11-24
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo collect seawater samples to study further the distribution of 137Cs in UK waters and of tritium in the Irish Sea.
Chief scientistI Huggins (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR12A/93 cruise report co12a_93.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificThe Minch, North Channel, Irish Sea, North Sea
Track chartsRV Corystes COR12A/93 cruise track — trk3995a.html RV Corystes COR12A/93 cruise track — trk3995b.html RV Corystes COR12A/93 cruise track — trk3995c.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 10
Description: 75 top & bottom only 46 surface only
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 149
Description: radiocaesium and tritium analysis
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 50