RV Lough Foyle LF/23/99

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF/23/99
Cruise period1999-06-06 — 1999-06-08
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
ObjectivesBenthic Studies
1. Carry out Roxann survey in NW Irish Sea mud patch.
2. Collect water samples for Technicium 99 analysis.
Chief scientistMatt Service (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF/23/99 cruise report lf23_99.pdf (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea and North Channel.
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of deployments = 1
Description: A rosette water sampler was deployed at stations 2, 6, 8, 7, 12, 11, 9 and 14 and all were sampled.
Chemical oceanography 
Other chemical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of measurements = 1
Description: The RoxAnn and flow through salinometer were put into operation on the way to the 1st sample station.