The Long Term Upper Ocean Study (Lotus) : cruise summary and hydrographic data report, Oceanus 119 - May 1982
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OCEANUS cruise number 119 (6-14 May, 1982) was the seventh in a series of cruises to the Long Term Upper Ocean Study (LOTUS) area centered at 34°N, 70°W. During this cruise five moorings were set at the LOTUS site; four for the LOTUS experiment and one, a profiling current meter mooring, for C.S. Draper Labs - MIT. In addition an engineering mooring was set at 39°30'N, 70°W. Two XBT sections were made along 70°W between 40°N and 33°N during the trip to and from the LOTUS site. Five CTD stations were also completed in the LOTUS area. Part I of this report is a summary of the major cruise activities and part II presents the hydrographic data (CTD and XBT) collected during the cruise.