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RV Cefas Endeavour 8/03

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cefas Endeavour (74E9)
Cruise identifier8/03
Cruise period2003-09-27 — 2003-10-03
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Recover and service SmartBuys at The Warp and West Gabbard.
2. Survey and assess the trophic status of the stratified region Oyster Ground.
3. To deploy Waverider and guard buoy at Dowsing.
All the aims were successfully achieved.
Chief scientistDavid Brian Sivyer (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise programmeRV Cefas Endeavour 8/03 cruise programme endeavour8_03.pdf  (0.05 MB) 
Cruise reportRV Cefas Endeavour 8/03 cruise report endeavour8_03.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificThames, Gabbard, Friesen Front and Oyster Ground
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsDescription: Continuous measurements.
CTD stations
Contamination 
Suspended matter
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)
Zooplankton
Geology and geophysics 
Other geological/geophysical measurements