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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 1703S

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 1703S
Short name 1703S
Objectives and Narrative 1. To participate in the ICES co-ordinated Western Division Bottom Trawl Survey.
2. To obtain temperature and salinity data at each trawling position.
3. To carry out benthic sampling at selected trawling stations.
4. To gather and store acoustic data from the EK500 echosounder.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2003-11-12
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2003-12-04
Principal Scientist(s) Alexander P Robb (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) Western Division Bottom Trawl Surveys
IHB Sea Areas Visited Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland, Irish Sea and St. George's Channel, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1/181;2/181;3/181;4/182;1/182;3
Work Area Description North and west of Scotland, NW Ireland, Irish Sea, the Minches
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,15W; 60N,15W; 60N,0E; 50N,0E; 50N,15W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 60N
Western Limit 15W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 83
Description:  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: activity duration in days = 23
Description: Days of Surface Temp & Salinity measurements  
Biology and fisheries  
Demersal fish Quantity: number of hauls = 83
Description: Hauls for Abundance, Length, Age, Weight, samples, GOV Trawl  
Pelagic fish Quantity: number of hauls = 83
Description: Hauls for Abundance, Length, Age, Weight, samples, GOV Trawl  
Phytobenthos Quantity: number of stations = 33
Description: Benthic stations, beam trawl and van veen grab, Abundance, Length, Weight, samples  
Zoobenthos Quantity: number of stations = 33
Description: Benthic stations, beam trawl and van veen grab, Abundance, Length, Weight, samples.  
Geology and geophysics  
Single-beam echosounding Quantity: activity duration in days = 23
Description: Days of acoustic fish distribution measurements  

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
1 Bottom pressure sensor tide gauge Date and time
Sea level
Temperature of the water column
80 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance 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  
631355 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-13 18:05Z 59° 20' N, 3° 58' W Click for more
631367 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-13 20:21Z 59° 13' N, 4° 15' W Click for more
631379 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-14 03:35Z 58° 39' N, 4° 16' W Click for more
631380 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-14 12:19Z 58° 35' N, 5° 38' W Click for more
631392 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-14 14:55Z 58° 33' N, 6° 4' W Click for more
631411 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-14 17:09Z 58° 46' N, 6° 9' W Click for more
631423 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-14 19:46Z 58° 51' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
631435 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-15 06:11Z 58° 10' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
631447 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-15 10:41Z 58° 39' N, 7° 14' W Click for more
631459 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-15 14:35Z 58° 31' N, 8° 4' W Click for more
631460 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-15 17:34Z 58° 18' N, 8° 28' W Click for more
631472 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-16 08:50Z 58° 15' N, 9° 12' W Click for more
631484 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-16 10:19Z 58° 5' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
631496 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-16 13:06Z 57° 54' N, 9° 27' W Click for more
631503 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-16 15:59Z 57° 43' N, 9° 5' W Click for more
631515 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-16 18:09Z 57° 39' N, 8° 47' W Click for more
631527 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-17 02:37Z 57° 19' N, 8° 26' W Click for more
631539 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-17 10:06Z 57° 19' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
631540 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-17 13:18Z 56° 57' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
631552 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-17 18:08Z 56° 15' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
631564 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-18 16:00Z 55° 57' N, 6° 39' W Click for more
631576 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-18 19:07Z 56° 0' N, 7° 13' W Click for more
631588 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-19 03:33Z 55° 26' N, 7° 28' W Click for more
631607 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-19 10:34Z 55° 25' N, 6° 44' W Click for more
631619 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-19 16:08Z 55° 13' N, 5° 12' W Click for more
631620 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-19 18:22Z 55° 25' N, 5° 54' W Click for more
631632 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-20 09:10Z 54° 37' N, 4° 8' W Click for more
631644 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-20 10:32Z 54° 37' N, 3° 54' W Click for more
631656 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-20 13:33Z 54° 24' N, 3° 51' W Click for more
631668 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-20 16:12Z 54° 6' N, 4° 3' W Click for more
631681 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-20 18:09Z 53° 57' N, 3° 45' W Click for more
631693 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-21 09:07Z 53° 45' N, 4° 54' W Click for more
631700 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-21 10:19Z 53° 46' N, 4° 35' W Click for more
631712 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-21 13:36Z 54° 1' N, 5° 11' W Click for more
631724 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-21 16:47Z 53° 45' N, 5° 34' W Click for more
631736 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-21 18:50Z 53° 34' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
631748 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-23 15:36Z 54° 18' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
631761 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-23 18:01Z 54° 30' N, 5° 10' W Click for more
631773 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-24 15:56Z 54° 34' N, 8° 56' W Click for more
631785 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-24 19:25Z 54° 29' N, 9° 23' W Click for more
631797 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-24 21:14Z 54° 34' N, 9° 32' W Click for more
631804 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-25 08:20Z 53° 42' N, 10° 52' W Click for more
631816 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-25 10:01Z 53° 43' N, 11° 13' W Click for more
631828 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-25 15:03Z 54° 16' N, 10° 19' W Click for more
631841 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-25 17:45Z 54° 33' N, 10° 10' W Click for more
631853 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-26 09:06Z 55° 13' N, 10° 1' W Click for more
631865 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-26 11:49Z 55° 5' N, 9° 21' W Click for more
631877 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-26 14:29Z 55° 22' N, 9° 16' W Click for more
631889 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-26 17:38Z 55° 45' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
631890 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-27 08:22Z 55° 48' N, 7° 41' W Click for more
631908 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-27 10:35Z 55° 49' N, 8° 14' W Click for more
631921 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-27 14:41Z 56° 13' N, 8° 22' W Click for more
631933 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-27 19:47Z 56° 36' N, 8° 22' W Click for more
631945 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-28 08:23Z 56° 48' N, 8° 33' W Click for more
631957 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-28 12:17Z 56° 38' N, 7° 21' W Click for more
631969 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-28 14:22Z 56° 31' N, 7° 32' W Click for more
631970 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-28 17:25Z 56° 12' N, 7° 21' W Click for more
631982 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-28 20:01Z 56° 22' N, 6° 49' W Click for more
631994 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-29 08:56Z 56° 36' N, 7° 16' W Click for more
632008 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-29 10:50Z 56° 42' N, 7° 24' W Click for more
632021 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-29 12:23Z 56° 45' N, 6° 58' W Click for more
632033 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-29 15:09Z 57° 4' N, 7° 3' W Click for more
632045 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-29 17:09Z 57° 7' N, 6° 46' W Click for more
632057 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-30 08:25Z 57° 46' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
632069 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-30 09:33Z 57° 54' N, 6° 11' W Click for more
632070 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-30 11:18Z 58° 2' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
632082 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-30 13:46Z 58° 0' N, 5° 47' W Click for more
632094 CTD/STD cast 2003-11-30 17:18Z 58° 19' N, 5° 54' W Click for more
632101 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-01 08:22Z 58° 23' N, 5° 39' W Click for more
632113 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-01 10:19Z 58° 42' N, 5° 49' W Click for more
632125 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-01 13:08Z 59° 0' N, 5° 54' W Click for more
632137 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-01 16:31Z 59° 15' N, 6° 36' W Click for more
632149 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-01 19:26Z 59° 16' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
632150 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-02 08:25Z 59° 30' N, 5° 33' W Click for more
632162 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-02 09:51Z 59° 33' N, 5° 7' W Click for more
632174 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-02 13:11Z 59° 22' N, 5° 13' W Click for more
632186 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-02 16:15Z 59° 38' N, 5° 31' W Click for more
632198 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-02 19:11Z 59° 45' N, 4° 43' W Click for more
632205 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-03 08:24Z 58° 57' N, 4° 15' W Click for more
632217 CTD/STD cast 2003-12-03 09:47Z 58° 54' N, 3° 48' W Click for more
636187 Bottom pressure sensor tide gauge 2003-11-22 09:35Z to 2003-11-22 15:45Z 57° 20' N, 5° 42' W Click for more

Project Database

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