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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (749S) cruise 1796S

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (749S) cruise 1796S
Short name 1796S
Objectives and Narrative 1. To perform hydrographic surveys along the standard Faroe-Shetland Channel sections.
2. To service the single NWOCE ADCP mooring at the shelf edge west of Shetland.
3. To deploy a deepwater mooring in the centre of the Faroe-Shetland Channel.
4. To perform experimental deep water trawls northwest of Shetland.
5. To deploy a shelf mooring on the Viking Bank.
6. To perform hydrographic surveys along the JONSIS standard section and in the northern North Sea if time permits.
7. To collect the Fair Isle caesium sample.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1996-10-14
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1996-10-28
Principal Scientist(s) Bill Turrell (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3/217;1/217;2
Work Area Description NE Atlantic, North Sea, Faroe-Shetland Channel, Viking Bank
Work Area Bounding Polygon 55N,10W; 65N,10W; 65N,0E; 55N,0E; 55N,10W
Southern Limit 55N
Northern Limit 65N
Western Limit 10W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 90
Description: CTD/Rosette  
Current profiler (eg ADCP) Quantity: activity duration in days = 12
Description: Days VM ADCP  
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements Quantity: activity duration in days = 12
Description: T and S at 3m  
Chemical oceanography  
Radioactivity Quantity: number of samples = 1
Description: Sample Caesium  
Biology and fisheries  
Demersal fish Quantity: number of hauls = 5
Description: Hauls deep water trawl  
Exploratory fishing Quantity: number of hauls = 5
Description: Hauls deep water trawl  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: activity duration in days = 12
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
60° 34' N 4° 43' W Current meters Deployed 3 ACM 19/10/96
60° 34' N 4° 43' W Current meters Recovered 3 ACM afloat 10/1/97
60° 19' N 4° 1' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) Lost 1 ADCP 18/10/96

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
91 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  
467805 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 06:43Z 59° 16' N, 0° 0' W Click for more
467817 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 08:08Z 59° 16' N, 0° 19' W Click for more
467829 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 09:28Z 59° 16' N, 0° 40' W Click for more
467830 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 10:53Z 59° 16' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
467842 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 11:53Z 59° 16' N, 1° 9' W Click for more
467854 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 12:51Z 59° 16' N, 1° 19' W Click for more
467866 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 13:47Z 59° 16' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
467878 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 14:40Z 59° 16' N, 1° 40' W Click for more
467891 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 15:24Z 59° 16' N, 1° 48' W Click for more
467909 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 16:10Z 59° 16' N, 1° 55' W Click for more
467910 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 16:56Z 59° 17' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
467922 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-16 17:48Z 59° 17' N, 2° 13' W Click for more
467934 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 04:25Z 60° 55' N, 0° 59' W Click for more
467946 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 05:40Z 60° 58' N, 1° 18' W Click for more
467958 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 07:11Z 61° 1' N, 1° 35' W Click for more
467971 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 08:27Z 61° 4' N, 1° 52' W Click for more
467983 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 09:25Z 61° 6' N, 2° 1' W Click for more
467995 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 10:32Z 61° 7' N, 2° 9' W Click for more
468009 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 11:39Z 61° 9' N, 2° 17' W Click for more
468010 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 13:01Z 61° 10' N, 2° 24' W Click for more
468022 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 14:52Z 61° 13' N, 2° 39' W Click for more
468034 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 17:30Z 61° 19' N, 3° 10' W Click for more
468046 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 20:29Z 61° 28' N, 3° 42' W Click for more
468058 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-17 23:43Z 61° 34' N, 4° 15' W Click for more
468071 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-18 03:14Z 61° 42' N, 4° 50' W Click for more
468083 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-18 20:14Z 62° 0' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
468095 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-18 22:12Z 61° 54' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
468102 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-18 23:58Z 61° 49' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
468114 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-19 05:20Z 61° 12' N, 6° 21' W Click for more
468126 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-19 07:15Z 61° 1' N, 5° 57' W Click for more
468138 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-19 15:43Z 60° 34' N, 4° 42' W Click for more
468151 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-19 18:14Z 60° 37' N, 4° 53' W Click for more
468163 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-19 20:42Z 60° 43' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
468175 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-19 22:36Z 60° 46' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
468187 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 00:25Z 60° 51' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
468199 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 04:36Z 60° 28' N, 4° 25' W Click for more
468206 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 07:07Z 60° 24' N, 4° 18' W Click for more
468218 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 08:45Z 60° 19' N, 4° 7' W Click for more
468231 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 19:12Z 60° 18' N, 4° 4' W Click for more
468243 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 20:09Z 60° 16' N, 4° 0' W Click for more
468255 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 21:09Z 60° 13' N, 3° 51' W Click for more
468267 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-20 22:05Z 60° 10' N, 3° 43' W Click for more
468279 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 09:55Z 58° 18' N, 3° 11' W Click for more
468280 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 10:18Z 58° 17' N, 3° 10' W Click for more
468292 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 10:41Z 58° 16' N, 3° 9' W Click for more
468311 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 11:10Z 58° 15' N, 3° 7' W Click for more
468323 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 11:48Z 58° 12' N, 3° 3' W Click for more
468335 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 12:30Z 58° 10' N, 3° 0' W Click for more
468347 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 13:18Z 58° 7' N, 2° 57' W Click for more
468359 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 13:52Z 58° 6' N, 2° 53' W Click for more
468360 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 14:22Z 58° 3' N, 2° 49' W Click for more
468372 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 14:54Z 58° 1' N, 2° 46' W Click for more
468384 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 15:32Z 57° 58' N, 2° 43' W Click for more
468396 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 16:08Z 57° 56' N, 2° 39' W Click for more
468403 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 16:57Z 57° 54' N, 2° 36' W Click for more
468415 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 17:32Z 57° 51' N, 2° 34' W Click for more
468427 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 18:12Z 57° 49' N, 2° 29' W Click for more
468439 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 18:50Z 57° 47' N, 2° 26' W Click for more
468440 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 19:22Z 57° 45' N, 2° 24' W Click for more
468452 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 19:52Z 57° 44' N, 2° 22' W Click for more
468464 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 20:11Z 57° 43' N, 2° 21' W Click for more
468476 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 20:34Z 57° 43' N, 2° 20' W Click for more
468488 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-26 20:56Z 57° 42' N, 2° 19' W Click for more
468507 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 01:36Z 58° 8' N, 3° 30' W Click for more
468519 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 01:58Z 58° 7' N, 3° 29' W Click for more
468520 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 02:30Z 58° 6' N, 3° 28' W Click for more
468532 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 02:53Z 58° 6' N, 3° 27' W Click for more
468544 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 03:31Z 58° 3' N, 3° 24' W Click for more
468556 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 04:13Z 58° 1' N, 3° 20' W Click for more
468568 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 04:50Z 57° 58' N, 3° 17' W Click for more
468581 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 05:38Z 57° 56' N, 3° 13' W Click for more
468593 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 06:19Z 57° 54' N, 3° 10' W Click for more
468600 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 06:58Z 57° 52' N, 3° 7' W Click for more
468612 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 07:43Z 57° 49' N, 3° 4' W Click for more
468624 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 08:24Z 57° 47' N, 3° 0' W Click for more
468636 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 08:52Z 57° 45' N, 2° 58' W Click for more
468648 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 09:15Z 57° 45' N, 2° 57' W Click for more
468661 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 09:38Z 57° 43' N, 2° 55' W Click for more
468673 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 09:55Z 57° 43' N, 2° 54' W Click for more
468685 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 12:42Z 57° 40' N, 3° 45' W Click for more
468697 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 13:16Z 57° 42' N, 3° 40' W Click for more
468704 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 13:47Z 57° 43' N, 3° 36' W Click for more
468716 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 14:17Z 57° 45' N, 3° 30' W Click for more
468728 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 14:47Z 57° 46' N, 3° 25' W Click for more
468741 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 15:14Z 57° 48' N, 3° 21' W Click for more
468753 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 15:49Z 57° 49' N, 3° 16' W Click for more
468765 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 16:27Z 57° 50' N, 3° 12' W Click for more
468777 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 17:28Z 57° 53' N, 3° 2' W Click for more
468789 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 18:15Z 57° 54' N, 2° 57' W Click for more
468790 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 19:00Z 57° 55' N, 2° 53' W Click for more
468808 CTD/STD cast 1996-10-27 19:39Z 57° 57' N, 2° 48' W Click for more

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