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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (749S) cruise 1395S

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (749S) cruise 1395S
Short name 1395S
Objectives and Narrative 1. To perform hydrographic surveys along the standard Faroe-Shetland Channel sections.
2. To deploy a single deepwater mooring in the centre of the Faroe-Shetland Channel.
3. To investigate the feasibility of deployment of the Faroese designed trawl-proof ADCP housing.
4. To lay four moorings on the Viking Bank.
5. To peform hydrographic surveys along the JONSIS standard section, in the vicinity of the Viking Bank and elsewhere as time permits.
6. To collect caesium samples for MAFF Lowestoft (Aberdeen and Fair Isle).
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1995-09-15
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1995-09-27
Principal Scientist(s) Bill Turrell (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3/217;1/217;2/252;1
Work Area Description Faroe - Shetland Channel and Viking Bank
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,10W; 65N,10W; 65N,5E; 55N,5E; 55N,10W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 65N
Western Limit 10W
Eastern Limit 5E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 75
Description: Casts SBE 25  
Current meters Quantity: number of stations = 5
Description: 11 RCMs deployed  
Current profiler (eg ADCP) Quantity: activity duration in days = 6
Description:  
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements Quantity: activity duration in days = 11
Description:  
Water bottle stations Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: calibration salinities only Rosette stations  
Chemical oceanography  
Radioactivity Quantity: number of samples = 2
Description: radio-caesium analysis.  
Silicate Quantity: number of samples = 39
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Birds Quantity: activity duration in days = 11
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
60° 27' N 2° 52' E Current meters 2 RCM7 deployed 22/9/95
60° 28' N 3° 13' E Current meters 2 RCM7 deployed 22/9/95
60° 30' N 2° 31' E Current meters 2 RCM7 deployed 24/9/95
60° 30' N 2° 9' E Current meters 2 RCM7 deployed 24/9/95
60° 34' N 4° 45' W Current meters 3 RCM7 deployed 16/9/95

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
75 CTD/STD cast 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  
462118 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 06:53Z 60° 10' N, 3° 44' W Click for more
462131 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 09:21Z 60° 13' N, 3° 51' W Click for more
462143 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 10:13Z 60° 16' N, 3° 58' W Click for more
462155 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 11:00Z 60° 18' N, 4° 4' W Click for more
462167 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 17:31Z 60° 19' N, 4° 10' W Click for more
462179 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 19:30Z 60° 25' N, 4° 19' W Click for more
462180 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 20:53Z 60° 28' N, 4° 26' W Click for more
462192 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-16 23:12Z 60° 35' N, 4° 45' W Click for more
462211 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 03:15Z 60° 34' N, 4° 45' W Click for more
462223 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 05:02Z 60° 37' N, 4° 54' W Click for more
462235 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 06:55Z 60° 43' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
462247 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 08:34Z 60° 46' N, 5° 16' W Click for more
462259 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 10:09Z 60° 51' N, 5° 29' W Click for more
462260 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 12:35Z 61° 1' N, 5° 57' W Click for more
462272 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 14:29Z 61° 12' N, 6° 21' W Click for more
462284 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 20:09Z 60° 30' N, 5° 0' W Click for more
462296 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-17 23:22Z 60° 16' N, 5° 29' W Click for more
462303 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 02:18Z 60° 7' N, 5° 59' W Click for more
462315 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 05:38Z 60° 13' N, 6° 42' W Click for more
462327 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 08:45Z 60° 22' N, 7° 12' W Click for more
462339 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 11:54Z 60° 40' N, 7° 35' W Click for more
462340 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 15:01Z 60° 57' N, 7° 42' W Click for more
462352 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 17:30Z 61° 10' N, 7° 47' W Click for more
462364 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 19:59Z 61° 22' N, 8° 7' W Click for more
462376 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-18 22:22Z 61° 33' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
462388 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 08:50Z 62° 0' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
462407 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 10:21Z 61° 54' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
462419 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 11:56Z 61° 48' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
462420 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 13:40Z 61° 42' N, 4° 51' W Click for more
462432 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 15:39Z 61° 34' N, 4° 15' W Click for more
462444 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 18:11Z 61° 28' N, 3° 42' W Click for more
462456 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 20:51Z 61° 21' N, 3° 9' W Click for more
462468 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-20 23:52Z 61° 13' N, 2° 40' W Click for more
462481 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 01:47Z 61° 10' N, 2° 25' W Click for more
462493 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 03:05Z 61° 9' N, 2° 17' W Click for more
462500 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 04:21Z 61° 7' N, 2° 10' W Click for more
462512 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 05:31Z 61° 6' N, 2° 1' W Click for more
462524 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 06:30Z 61° 4' N, 1° 52' W Click for more
462536 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 09:10Z 60° 55' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
462548 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 13:27Z 60° 50' N, 0° 44' W Click for more
462561 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 13:56Z 60° 49' N, 0° 30' W Click for more
462573 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 14:42Z 60° 49' N, 0° 30' W Click for more
462585 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 15:27Z 60° 49' N, 0° 19' W Click for more
462597 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 16:41Z 60° 50' N, 0° 0' W Click for more
462604 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 17:50Z 60° 49' N, 0° 20' E Click for more
462616 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 18:59Z 60° 49' N, 0° 40' E Click for more
462628 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 20:12Z 60° 49' N, 1° 0' E Click for more
462641 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 21:32Z 60° 49' N, 1° 19' E Click for more
462653 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-21 22:46Z 60° 49' N, 1° 39' E Click for more
462665 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 00:06Z 60° 49' N, 2° 0' E Click for more
462677 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 01:23Z 60° 49' N, 2° 20' E Click for more
462689 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 02:38Z 60° 49' N, 2° 40' E Click for more
462690 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 10:02Z 60° 26' N, 2° 52' E Click for more
462708 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 14:50Z 60° 28' N, 3° 13' E Click for more
462721 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 15:55Z 60° 27' N, 3° 21' E Click for more
462733 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 16:55Z 60° 27' N, 3° 11' E Click for more
462745 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 17:58Z 60° 28' N, 3° 1' E Click for more
462757 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 18:59Z 60° 28' N, 2° 51' E Click for more
462769 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 20:08Z 60° 28' N, 2° 40' E Click for more
462770 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-22 21:24Z 60° 28' N, 2° 30' E Click for more
462782 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-23 17:11Z 60° 29' N, 1° 49' E Click for more
462794 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-23 17:58Z 60° 29' N, 2° 0' E Click for more
462801 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-23 18:49Z 60° 29' N, 2° 10' E Click for more
462813 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-23 19:33Z 60° 28' N, 2° 20' E Click for more
462825 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-24 14:52Z 60° 30' N, 2° 8' E Click for more
462837 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 14:04Z 58° 0' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462849 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 14:33Z 57° 58' N, 3° 5' W Click for more
462850 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 15:05Z 57° 55' N, 3° 5' W Click for more
462862 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 15:30Z 57° 54' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462874 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 15:58Z 57° 52' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462886 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 16:18Z 57° 51' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462898 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 16:41Z 57° 49' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462905 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 17:09Z 57° 48' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462917 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 17:31Z 57° 46' N, 3° 6' W Click for more
462929 CTD/STD cast 1995-09-26 17:53Z 57° 45' N, 3° 6' W Click for more

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