RV Cirolana CIR6b/97

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR6b/97
Cruise period1997-07-17 — 1997-07-20
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To recover seabed landers from Race Bank (A0902) with diver support. Three Minipods were recovered intact and contained 100% data return.
2. To undertake survey work in Race Bank area. Approximately 25 sediment samples were recovered for tracer analysis.
The remaining Tetrapod, Minipod and 4 Guard buoys will be recovered by Corystes 6/97.
Chief scientistJonathon Mark Rees (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR6b/97 cruise report ci6_97.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea and Wash
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 25
Description: sediment samples recovered for tracer analysis.