Vema cruise 13 : plankton samples, October 22, 1957-November 2, 1957

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Creator

Bé, Allan W.H., 1921-1983

Abstract

This unbound volume contains a summary of tows on Vema cruise 13 (tow number, type, depth, date, coordinates or location) and more detailed logs of each tow. The following data elements are recorded in the logs: cruise number, station number, date, type, 1M net in, out, 1M meter reading, 1/2M net in, out, 1/2M meter reading, coordinates, median local time, 1M length tow, 1/2M length tow, wire angle at depth, corrected depth, corrected depth, 1M displ. vol., 1/2M displ. vol., corrected displ. vol., vol. H20 filt. 1M, vol. H20 filt. 1/2M, comments, net clogged, net tears, No. bottles used, surface temp. (occasionally), and observer. Only one log sheet has the name of observers Bé and Linton.

Date Range

1957

Start Date

Oct 25, 1957

End Date

Nov 02, 1957

Access Information

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Topic

  • Marine biology
  • Invertebrates
  • Plankton
  • Marine biologists

Place

  • Long Island Sound
  • North Atlantic Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Logbooks

Accession #

SIA Acc. 09-008

Collection name

Allan W. H. Bé papers, circa 1953-1969

Physical Description

1 logbook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 17