Cruise inventory

RV Sea Vigil SV28A

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Sea Vigil (74S9)
Cruise identifierSV28A
Cruise period1995-12-12 — 1995-12-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureHull, United Kingdom
Port of returnHull, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesRV Sea Vigil LOIS core measurements survey.
Chief scientistDuncan Plummer (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
ProjectLOIS (RACS)
Cruise reportRV Sea Vigil SV28A cruise report sv28.pdf — access key 'C' (0.72 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificHumber Estuary and feeder rivers
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Total - NQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
pHQuantity: number of stations = 30
Description: Survey measuring nutrients, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, pH and dissolved oxygen.
Contamination 
Suspended matterDescription: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.
Other dissolved substancesQuantity: number of stations = 5
Description: Large volume samples collected for incubation experiments.
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 5
Description: Large volume samples collected for incubation experiments.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Description: Discrete samples collected for gravimetric, C/N, chlorophyll and DOC analysis.
PhytoplanktonDescription: Samples collected for phytoplankton enumeration and identification.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
2  Pumped water sample
Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Urea concentration parameters in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Date and time
Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Urea concentration parameters in the water column
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
13625451995-12-12 11:08  — 1995-12-12 17:17 53° 32' 10" N  0° 19' 41" W — 53° 44' 13" N  0° 13' 13" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1362545
13625331995-12-12 11:08  — 1995-12-12 16:24 53° 32' 10" N  0° 18' 21" W — 53° 44' 13" N  0° 13' 13" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1362533
Discrete samples 
28  Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supplyDissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Carbon concentrations in suspended particulate material
Urea concentration parameters in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Dissolved organic carbon concentration in the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Nitrogen concentrations in suspended particulate material
Temperature of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column