Miscellaneous cruises : Eastward, cruise 24, May 22, 1967

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Abstract

This logbook contains sample data sheets from Eastward cruise from May 22 to 26, 1967. Also includes a copy of the ship's log, "Equipment for plankton sampling", and an annotated plotting chart of the stations visited. Samples were collected from stations in the North Atlantic Ocean between approximately 34°n and 38°n and 76°w and 73°w. Sample data sheets contain the following data: ship and cruise no., station no., sample number, total no. samples, coordinates, date, local time, tow type, net in, net out, length of tow, wire angle at max depth, flowmeter reading, corrected depth range, flowmeter no., displacement vol., flowmeter calibration factor, corrected displ. vol., vol. H20 filtered, wire angle information, salinity, temperature, hydro station information, sky condition, sea condition, surface water temperature, BT slide data, BT temperature, remarks, comments, or observations, and observer name.

Date Range

1967

Start Date

May 22, 1967

End Date

May 26, 1967

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Plankton
  • Invertebrates
  • Marine biologists
  • Marine biology

Place

  • Atlantic Ocean
  • North Atlantic Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Logbooks
  • Plotting charts

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 9 Folder 12