BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Alba Na Mara (74NM) cruise 0411A
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|Long name||FRV Alba Na Mara (74NM) cruise 0411A|
|Objectives and Narrative||
1. To carry out a survey of scallop stocks on the West Coast of Scotland.
2. To collect information on by-catch of other commercial fish and shellfish species.
3. To collect biological data on scallop ring measurements.
Scallop dredge hauls will be made at sites used on previous surveys and other known commercial grounds as shown Figure 1. Hauls will be of 30 minutes duration. From each haul, all the catch will be measured to half centimetre below and a representative sample will be aged. Numbers and size distribution of commercial fish and shellfish species will be recorded. From selected sites, scallop ring measurements shall be taken.
Normal contacts will be maintained with the Laboratory
|Ship||FRV Alba Na Mara|
|Departure Port||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Arrival Port||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Principal Scientist(s)||John Turriff (Marine Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|IHB Sea Areas Visited||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Marsden Squares Visited||181;4|
|Work Area Description||Commercial fishing grounds off the West Coast of Scotland.|
|Work Area Bounding Polygon||55N,10W; 60N,10W; 60N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,10W|
Cruise Inventory Datasets
No information on datasets is currently available for this cruise
Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations
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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise
|# Series||Instrument Description||Parameters|
|3||Acoustic doppler current profiler||
Data are currently being processed
Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)
|BODC Reference||Instrument Description||Date/Time||Location|
|1166950||Acoustic doppler current profiler||2011-04-18 15:47Z to 2011-07-27 13:47Z||56° 43' N, 5° 15' W||Click for more|
|1166974||Acoustic doppler current profiler||2011-04-19 11:41Z to 2011-05-16 11:51Z||56° 38' N, 5° 25' W||Click for more|
|1166986||Acoustic doppler current profiler||2011-04-19 11:41Z to 2011-05-16 11:51Z||56° 38' N, 5° 25' W||Click for more|
No data currently held for this cruise in the BODC Project Database