Prince Madog WIS 16/73_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifierWIS 16/73_1
Cruise period1973-05-29 — 1973-06-01
Chief scientistA Bomback (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences), John H Simpson (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 11
Description: 11 total in leg 1 and 2
Water bottle stationsQuantity: activity duration in days = 4
Description: 23 stations total in cruise 16 and 17, 5 T bottom 6 S bottom
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 16
Description: beam transmittance
Occasional standard measurementsQuantity: activity duration in days = 4
Other meteorological measurementsQuantity: number of observations = 4
Description: sea and swell