RV Corystes COR5/03

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR5/03
Cruise period2003-05-22 — 2003-05-23
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo recover and re-deploy SmartBuoy moorings at the Outer Gabbard and The Warp and collect calibration samples (AE004).
Chief scientistDavid Brian Sivyer (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeRV Corystes COR5/03 cruise programme cory5_03.pdf  (0.05 MB) 
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR5/03 cruise report cory5_03.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificOuter Gabbard, The Warp
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: Continuous logging using throughout the cruise.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: Continuous logging using throughout the cruise.
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurements51° 58' 55" N  2° 4' 39" E — DWM SmartBuoy was deployed.
Other physical oceanographic measurements51° 59' 58" N  2° 4' 50" E — Additional guard buoy laid between the Waverider and the DWM buoy.
Other physical oceanographic measurements51° 59' 2" N  2° 5' 19" E — Main SmartBuoy recovered and redeployed at 06:00.
Other physical oceanographic measurements51° 31' 34" N  1° 2' 22" E — SmartBuoy recovered at 08:00 and redeployed at 10:50.