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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 0199S

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 0199S
Short name 0199S
Objectives and Narrative 1. To undertake water, sediment and biological sampling for the National Marine Monitoring Plan (NMMP).
2. To undertake sampling of Nephrops at Halibut Bank and Burra Haaf.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1999-01-16
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1999-01-22
Principal Scientist(s) J M Pirie (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) UK National Marine Monitoring Programme
IHB Sea Areas Visited North Sea, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;3/181;4/217;1
Work Area Description Shetland, North Minch, Moray Firth, North Sea
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 = 4
Description: Stations  
Water bottle stations Quantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Water Column  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Water Column  
Contamination  
Chlorinated hydrocarbons Quantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Sediment  
Contaminants in organisms Quantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Sediment  
Trace metals Quantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Sediment  
Biology and fisheries  
Demersal fish Quantity: number of hauls = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Biota  
Zoobenthos Quantity: number of hauls = 4
Description: Stations - Determine Contaminant Levels in Biota  

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
4 CTD/STD cast Electrical conductivity of the water column
Reference numbers
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  
532081 CTD/STD cast 1999-01-18 07:45Z 56° 30' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
532093 CTD/STD cast 1999-01-18 21:48Z 58° 0' N, 3° 0' W Click for more
532100 CTD/STD cast 1999-01-20 21:46Z 58° 0' N, 5° 39' W Click for more
532112 CTD/STD cast 1999-01-21 15:10Z 57° 40' N, 3° 48' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

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Reports

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