Cruise inventory

Weather Adviser 83

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Weather Adviser (74WA)
Cruise identifier83
Cruise period1971-06-30 — 1971-07-29
Port of departureGreenock, United Kingdom
Port of returnGreenock, United Kingdom
ObjectivesOccupation of Ocean Weather Station INDIA (59N, 19W)
Chief scientistSteve Hull (Institute of Marine Environmental Research, Plymouth)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificOcean Weather Station INDIA (59N, 19W)
Physical oceanography 
BathythermographDescription: mechanical
Water bottle stations
Chemical oceanography 
NitrateQuantity: 3
NitriteQuantity: 3
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: 7
Description: chemical pollution
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivityQuantity: 3
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 22
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 3
ZooplanktonQuantity: 8
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 4
Upper air observations
Incident radiation
Other meteorological measurementsDescription: sea and swell