Search the data

BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 0404S

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 0404S
Short name 0404S
Objectives and Narrative This cruise is in 2 legs (further information in report)
1) Demersal trawling survey of the grounds off the north and west coasts of Scotland and Irish Sea.
2) To obtain temperature and salinity data from the surface and seabed at each trawling station.
3) Trial and evaluate the NOAA Bottom Contact Sensor.
4) Collect additional biological data in connection with the EU Data Directive 1639/2001.
5) Recording of EM950 Multibeam Swathe Bathymetry data and recording of multiple frequency acoustic Echosounder integration data during all trawl tows.
6) To collect squid tissue for genetic analysis.
7) Collection of various ad hoc frozen fish and preserved tissue samples.
8) Identify, quantify and record all Benthic species caught.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2004-03-05
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2004-03-24
Principal Scientist(s) Kevin J Peach (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) West Coast Quarter 1 Groundfish Trawling Survey
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;3
Work Area Description North and west coasts of Scotland, Irish Sea, north and west of Ireland, west of Hebrides
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 = 66
Description: Data Collected At 66 Trawling Positions  
Water bottle stations Quantity: number of stations = 66
Description: Data Collected At 66 Trawling Positions  
Biology and fisheries  
Crustaceans Quantity: number of stations = 66
Description: Data Collected At 66 Trawling Positions For Eurosquid Project  
Demersal fish Quantity: number of hauls = 66
Description: Data Collected At 66 Trawling Positions as per FRS Standing Instructions  
Geology and geophysics  
Multi-beam echosounding Quantity: number of surveys = 66
Description: Data Collected At 66 Trawling Positions  

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
64 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  
658540 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-06 07:09Z 58° 42' N, 4° 22' W Click for more
658552 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-06 11:40Z 59° 12' N, 4° 9' W Click for more
658564 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-06 16:12Z 59° 20' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
658576 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-06 19:15Z 59° 33' N, 5° 7' W Click for more
658588 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-07 06:42Z 59° 15' N, 6° 26' W Click for more
658607 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-07 10:35Z 58° 48' N, 6° 16' W Click for more
658619 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-07 14:32Z 58° 41' N, 7° 11' W Click for more
658620 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-07 17:58Z 58° 32' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
658632 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-08 06:45Z 56° 47' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
658644 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-08 11:20Z 57° 19' N, 9° 8' W Click for more
658656 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-08 14:42Z 57° 15' N, 8° 28' W Click for more
658668 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-08 18:50Z 57° 41' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
658681 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-09 07:06Z 57° 43' N, 9° 5' W Click for more
658693 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-09 09:56Z 58° 0' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
658700 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-09 12:25Z 58° 0' N, 8° 52' W Click for more
658712 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-09 18:55Z 58° 16' N, 7° 21' W Click for more
658724 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-10 06:47Z 58° 36' N, 5° 39' W Click for more
658736 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-10 08:55Z 58° 24' N, 5° 33' W Click for more
658748 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-10 11:27Z 58° 27' N, 6° 3' W Click for more
658761 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-10 13:03Z 58° 20' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
658773 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-10 15:47Z 58° 3' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
658785 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-10 19:37Z 57° 41' N, 5° 57' W Click for more
658797 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-12 08:05Z 55° 27' N, 4° 48' W Click for more
658804 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-12 10:27Z 55° 16' N, 5° 11' W Click for more
658816 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-12 14:38Z 54° 43' N, 5° 42' W Click for more
658828 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-12 18:57Z 54° 30' N, 5° 10' W Click for more
658841 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-13 06:36Z 53° 45' N, 4° 19' W Click for more
658853 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-13 09:36Z 53° 47' N, 3° 42' W Click for more
658865 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-13 11:32Z 53° 57' N, 3° 45' W Click for more
658877 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-13 13:33Z 54° 4' N, 3° 37' W Click for more
658889 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-13 15:49Z 54° 4' N, 3° 59' W Click for more
658890 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-13 19:27Z 54° 24' N, 3° 52' W Click for more
658908 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-14 06:10Z 54° 34' N, 3° 54' W Click for more
658921 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-14 07:56Z 54° 38' N, 4° 3' W Click for more
658933 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-14 12:46Z 54° 21' N, 4° 56' W Click for more
658945 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-14 15:28Z 54° 15' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
658957 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-14 19:10Z 53° 59' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
658969 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-16 11:57Z 53° 39' N, 5° 57' W Click for more
658970 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-16 14:25Z 53° 44' N, 5° 37' W Click for more
658982 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-17 06:40Z 55° 27' N, 7° 26' W Click for more
658994 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-17 11:30Z 55° 24' N, 8° 24' W Click for more
659008 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-17 15:35Z 55° 26' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
659021 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-17 19:32Z 55° 42' N, 9° 5' W Click for more
659033 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-18 06:40Z 54° 37' N, 8° 51' W Click for more
659045 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-18 08:50Z 54° 28' N, 8° 45' W Click for more
659057 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-18 12:05Z 54° 29' N, 9° 22' W Click for more
659069 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-18 14:00Z 54° 33' N, 9° 37' W Click for more
659070 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-18 20:28Z 55° 12' N, 10° 1' W Click for more
659082 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-19 06:42Z 56° 13' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
659094 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-19 11:09Z 56° 36' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
659101 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-19 13:53Z 56° 22' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
659113 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-19 19:23Z 55° 49' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
659125 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-20 06:46Z 55° 49' N, 7° 38' W Click for more
659137 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-20 11:24Z 55° 57' N, 6° 36' W Click for more
659149 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-21 07:37Z 56° 27' N, 7° 27' W Click for more
659150 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-21 09:34Z 56° 31' N, 7° 21' W Click for more
659162 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-21 12:41Z 56° 43' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
659174 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-21 16:08Z 57° 5' N, 6° 57' W Click for more
659186 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-22 07:37Z 57° 45' N, 5° 55' W Click for more
659198 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-22 09:42Z 57° 54' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
659205 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-22 12:16Z 58° 0' N, 5° 46' W Click for more
659217 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-22 16:34Z 58° 33' N, 5° 35' W Click for more
659229 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-23 07:37Z 59° 24' N, 3° 58' W Click for more
659230 CTD/STD cast 2004-03-23 12:14Z 58° 50' N, 3° 43' W Click for more

Project Database

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

References

Track Charts

Track Chart

Reports

Cruise Report