Cruise inventory

RV Mariner 1/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Mariner (74MI)
Cruise identifier1/84
Cruise period1984-07-30 — 1984-08-02
StatusCompleted
Port of departureMiddlesbrough, United Kingdom
Port of returnMiddlesbrough, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1) To determine the dispersion of effluent discharged from a dumping vessel.
2) To carry out oyster larvae bioassay using water samples collected from the wake of a dumping vessel.
Chief scientistC D Byrne (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Mariner 1/84 cruise report mariner_jul84.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 7
Description: Vertical profiling was carried out at a number of stations, along with water samples.
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 7
Description: Vertical profiling was carried out at a number of stations, along with water samples.