RV Lough Foyle LF/10/99
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Lough Foyle (74LG)|
|Cruise period||1999-03-07 — 1999-03-08|
|Port of departure||Belfast, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Belfast, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To assess temperature, salinity and nutrient distributions over depth at stations 38a and 47.
2. To deploy an automated water sampler at the mooring station 38A.
|Chief scientist||Brian Stewart (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||Western Irish Sea, Dundalk Bay.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of deployments = 1|
Description: Rosette water sampler and zooplankton net were deployed. The ship sailed to Dundalk Bay where they were then hauled.
|Moorings, landers, buoys|
|Water bottle stations||53° 46' 39" N 5° 38' 12" W — McLane water sampler was prepared and deployed successfully.|