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Cruise inventory

RV Edward Forbes B/13/74

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifierB/13/74
Cruise period1974-07-19 — 1974-07-21
Port of departureBarry, United Kingdom
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
ObjectivesBristol Channel survey
Chief scientistRichard Warwick (Institute of Marine Environmental Research, Plymouth)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 3
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 3
Description: Secchi Disk used to determine visibility in the water column.
Current metersQuantity: number of stations = 3
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 3
Data held at BODC 
Discrete samples 
75  General station with STD/bottles/additional instrumentsSalinity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column
Temperature of the water column