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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (749S) cruise 0690S

Introduction

This report collates information from the BODC cruise inventory and oceanographic databases. It presents

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (749S) cruise 0690S
Short name 0690S
Objectives and Narrative (1) To investigate the vertical and horizontal structure of the fish community in an area of the northwestern North Sea around Orkney and Shetland by echointegration and trawling.
(2) To investigate the predator-prey relationships within the fish community as part of an investigation of the factors controlling recruitment to the sandeel and gadoid populations in the area.
(3) To carry out a hydrographic survey of the area.
(4) To carry out seabird observations.
(5) To investigate the parasites of O-group sandeels.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1990-06-06
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1990-06-26
Principal Scientist(s) Roger S Bailey (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3/217;1/252;1
Work Area Description Shetland/Fair Isle
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,5W; 65N,5W; 65N,5E; 55N,5E; 55N,5W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 65N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 5E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 48
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms. Description:  
Birds Description:  
Demersal fish Description: trawls  
Other biological/fisheries measurement Description: parasites in sandeels  
Pelagic fish Description: trawls  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

No information on datasets is currently available

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
48 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
409704 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-08 20:21Z 59° 31' N, 1° 33' W Click for more
409716 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-09 14:53Z 59° 56' N, 1° 52' W Click for more
409728 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 06:08Z 60° 4' N, 1° 0' E Click for more
409741 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 06:59Z 60° 4' N, 0° 45' E Click for more
409753 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 08:00Z 60° 4' N, 0° 30' E Click for more
409765 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 08:56Z 60° 4' N, 0° 15' E Click for more
409777 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 09:54Z 60° 4' N, 0° 0' E Click for more
409789 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 10:51Z 60° 4' N, 0° 15' W Click for more
409790 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 11:53Z 60° 4' N, 0° 30' W Click for more
409808 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 12:52Z 60° 4' N, 0° 45' W Click for more
409821 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 13:49Z 60° 4' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
409833 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 14:46Z 60° 4' N, 1° 10' W Click for more
409845 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 21:26Z 60° 4' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
409857 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 22:24Z 60° 4' N, 1° 45' W Click for more
409869 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-10 23:20Z 60° 4' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
409870 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-11 00:29Z 60° 4' N, 2° 15' W Click for more
409882 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-11 01:26Z 60° 4' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
409894 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-11 02:20Z 60° 4' N, 2° 45' W Click for more
409901 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-11 03:20Z 60° 4' N, 3° 0' W Click for more
409913 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 11:08Z 59° 19' N, 0° 0' E Click for more
409925 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 12:08Z 59° 19' N, 0° 15' W Click for more
409937 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 13:24Z 59° 19' N, 0° 30' W Click for more
409949 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 14:24Z 59° 19' N, 0° 45' W Click for more
409950 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 15:20Z 59° 19' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
409962 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 15:58Z 59° 19' N, 1° 10' W Click for more
409974 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 16:39Z 59° 19' N, 1° 19' W Click for more
409986 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 17:15Z 59° 19' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
409998 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 17:52Z 59° 19' N, 1° 40' W Click for more
410011 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 18:28Z 59° 19' N, 1° 49' W Click for more
410023 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 19:06Z 59° 19' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
410035 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 19:44Z 59° 20' N, 2° 10' W Click for more
410047 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-14 20:43Z 59° 20' N, 2° 10' W Click for more
410059 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 12:19Z 59° 49' N, 1° 20' W Click for more
410060 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 14:18Z 59° 46' N, 1° 28' W Click for more
410072 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 15:30Z 59° 43' N, 1° 36' W Click for more
410084 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 17:08Z 59° 39' N, 1° 44' W Click for more
410096 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 17:55Z 59° 36' N, 1° 52' W Click for more
410103 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 18:40Z 59° 32' N, 2° 1' W Click for more
410115 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 19:29Z 59° 28' N, 2° 9' W Click for more
410127 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-19 20:39Z 59° 25' N, 2° 18' W Click for more
410139 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-22 19:11Z 59° 25' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
410140 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-22 20:32Z 59° 32' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
410152 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-22 22:09Z 59° 40' N, 2° 29' W Click for more
410164 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-22 23:33Z 59° 47' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
410176 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-23 00:32Z 59° 55' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
410188 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-23 01:53Z 60° 2' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
410207 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-23 02:51Z 60° 10' N, 2° 30' W Click for more
410219 CTD/STD cast 1990-06-23 13:29Z 59° 31' N, 1° 33' W Click for more

Project Database

No data currently held for this cruise in the BODC Project Database

References

Track Charts

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Reports

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