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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 1404S

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name FRV Scotia (748S) cruise 1404S
Short name 1404S
Objectives and Narrative 1. To perform a hydrographic survey along the JONSIS standard section in the northern North Sea.
2. To perform hydrographic surveys along the standard Faroe Shetland Channel sections.
3. To service two ADCP moorings in the Faroe-Shetland Channel.
4. To recover two current meter moorings south of the Wyville-Thomson Ridge.
5. To deploy a current meter mooring west of the Shetland Islands.
6. To deploy two current meter moorings east of the Shetland Islands.
7. To carry out coastal hydrographic surveys.
8. To perform ad-hoc towed array acoustic recordings for cetaceans and deployment of sonobuoys for Aberdeen University Zoology Department.
9. To perform a survey of the Wyville-Thomson Ridge.
Ship FRV Scotia
Departure Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2004-10-04
Arrival Port Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2004-10-18
Principal Scientist(s) George Slesser (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s)
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;4/216;3/217;1/217;2/252;1
Work Area Description The North Sea, The Faroe-Shetland Channel and Wyville-Thomson ridge, West coast of Scotland and the Minches.
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 = 164
Description:  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: activity duration in days = 15
Description: Underway temperature, salinity and fluorescence measured using SBE21 thermosalinograph and Seapoint fluorometer  
Biology and fisheries  
Mammals and reptiles Quantity: activity duration in hours = 140
Description: Passive acoustic monitoring for cetaceans using towed sonobuoy array  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: activity duration in days = 15
Description: Underway temperature, salinity and fluorescence measured using SBE21 thermosalinograph and Seapoint fluorometer  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
60° 34' N 0° 37' W Current meters Innermost East of Shetland current meter mooring deployed
60° 28' N 0° 7' W Current meters Outermost East of Shetland current meter mooring deployed
60° 45' N 1° 27' W Current meters West of Shetland current meter mooring deployed
60° 27' N 4° 22' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) NORDIC WOCE NWSD mooring deployed
60° 27' N 4° 22' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) NORDIC WOCE NWSD mooring recovered
60° 16' N 4° 19' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) NORDIC WOCE NWSE mooring deployed
60° 16' N 4° 19' W Current profiler (eg ADCP) NORDIC WOCE NWSE mooring recovered

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
164 CTD/STD cast Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
5 Paddle wheel current meter Date and time
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
648730 Paddle wheel current meter 2004-10-06 18:00Z to 2005-05-10 12:30Z 60° 28' N, 0° 7' W Click for more
648742 Paddle wheel current meter 2004-10-06 18:00Z to 2005-05-10 12:30Z 60° 28' N, 0° 7' W Click for more
648754 Paddle wheel current meter 2004-10-07 08:00Z to 2005-05-10 17:00Z 60° 34' N, 0° 37' W Click for more
648766 Paddle wheel current meter 2004-10-07 08:00Z to 2005-05-10 17:00Z 60° 34' N, 0° 37' W Click for more
648778 Paddle wheel current meter 2004-10-07 14:00Z to 2004-10-21 23:30Z 60° 45' N, 1° 27' W Click for more
654563 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 13:47Z 56° 58' N, 2° 5' W Click for more
654575 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 14:21Z 56° 57' N, 2° 2' W Click for more
654587 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 14:54Z 56° 57' N, 1° 58' W Click for more
654599 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 15:26Z 56° 57' N, 1° 55' W Click for more
654606 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 16:12Z 56° 57' N, 1° 51' W Click for more
654618 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 16:50Z 56° 57' N, 1° 48' W Click for more
654631 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 17:33Z 56° 57' N, 1° 42' W Click for more
654643 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 22:21Z 57° 48' N, 1° 59' W Click for more
654655 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-04 23:47Z 57° 52' N, 1° 45' W Click for more
654667 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 01:09Z 57° 58' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
654679 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 02:29Z 58° 2' N, 1° 15' W Click for more
654680 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 04:03Z 58° 7' N, 0° 59' W Click for more
654692 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 05:31Z 58° 12' N, 0° 45' W Click for more
654711 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 06:48Z 58° 18' N, 0° 30' W Click for more
654723 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 08:10Z 58° 22' N, 0° 14' W Click for more
654735 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 09:39Z 58° 28' N, 0° 0' E Click for more
654747 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 10:50Z 58° 33' N, 0° 15' E Click for more
654759 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 12:05Z 58° 37' N, 0° 30' E Click for more
654760 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 13:18Z 58° 42' N, 0° 44' E Click for more
654772 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 14:34Z 58° 47' N, 0° 59' E Click for more
654784 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 19:35Z 59° 17' N, 0° 0' E Click for more
654796 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 21:01Z 59° 16' N, 0° 19' W Click for more
654803 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-05 22:29Z 59° 16' N, 0° 39' W Click for more
654815 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 00:01Z 59° 16' N, 0° 59' W Click for more
654827 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 00:55Z 59° 17' N, 1° 9' W Click for more
654839 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 01:46Z 59° 16' N, 1° 19' W Click for more
654840 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 02:39Z 59° 16' N, 1° 30' W Click for more
654852 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 03:29Z 59° 16' N, 1° 39' W Click for more
654864 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 04:11Z 59° 16' N, 1° 48' W Click for more
654876 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 05:51Z 59° 17' N, 1° 55' W Click for more
654888 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 06:38Z 59° 16' N, 2° 4' W Click for more
654907 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 07:35Z 59° 16' N, 2° 13' W Click for more
654919 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 19:27Z 60° 30' N, 0° 19' E Click for more
654920 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 20:43Z 60° 30' N, 0° 0' E Click for more
654932 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 22:01Z 60° 30' N, 0° 19' W Click for more
654944 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 22:49Z 60° 30' N, 0° 29' W Click for more
654956 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-06 23:38Z 60° 30' N, 0° 39' W Click for more
654968 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 00:27Z 60° 30' N, 0° 48' W Click for more
654981 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 01:17Z 60° 30' N, 0° 58' W Click for more
654993 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 15:01Z 60° 52' N, 1° 51' W Click for more
655007 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 16:06Z 60° 48' N, 1° 43' W Click for more
655019 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 17:06Z 60° 45' N, 1° 36' W Click for more
655020 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 17:57Z 60° 43' N, 1° 29' W Click for more
655032 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 18:43Z 60° 40' N, 1° 24' W Click for more
655044 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 21:39Z 60° 55' N, 1° 0' W Click for more
655056 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-07 22:54Z 60° 58' N, 1° 17' W Click for more
655068 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 00:11Z 61° 1' N, 1° 34' W Click for more
655081 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 01:41Z 61° 4' N, 1° 52' W Click for more
655093 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 02:37Z 61° 6' N, 2° 0' W Click for more
655100 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 03:47Z 61° 7' N, 2° 9' W Click for more
655112 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 08:24Z 61° 9' N, 2° 17' W Click for more
655124 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 09:41Z 61° 11' N, 2° 24' W Click for more
655136 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 11:23Z 61° 13' N, 2° 39' W Click for more
655148 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 14:20Z 61° 21' N, 3° 9' W Click for more
655161 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 17:42Z 61° 28' N, 3° 42' W Click for more
655173 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-08 20:55Z 61° 34' N, 4° 15' W Click for more
655185 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 00:20Z 61° 41' N, 4° 49' W Click for more
655197 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 02:33Z 61° 48' N, 5° 20' W Click for more
655204 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 04:16Z 61° 54' N, 5° 43' W Click for more
655216 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 06:18Z 62° 0' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
655228 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 11:21Z 61° 12' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
655241 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 13:20Z 61° 1' N, 5° 57' W Click for more
655253 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 15:30Z 60° 51' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
655265 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 17:10Z 60° 47' N, 5° 18' W Click for more
655277 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 18:46Z 60° 43' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
655289 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 20:56Z 60° 37' N, 4° 54' W Click for more
655290 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-09 22:48Z 60° 34' N, 4° 45' W Click for more
655308 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 01:18Z 60° 28' N, 4° 25' W Click for more
655321 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 02:59Z 60° 24' N, 4° 19' W Click for more
655333 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 04:49Z 60° 20' N, 4° 9' W Click for more
655345 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 05:42Z 60° 18' N, 4° 4' W Click for more
655357 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 06:35Z 60° 16' N, 3° 59' W Click for more
655369 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 07:27Z 60° 13' N, 3° 52' W Click for more
655370 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-10 08:16Z 60° 10' N, 3° 45' W Click for more
655382 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 02:19Z 60° 25' N, 8° 50' W Click for more
655394 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 03:17Z 60° 23' N, 8° 51' W Click for more
655401 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 04:10Z 60° 20' N, 8° 52' W Click for more
655413 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 05:14Z 60° 18' N, 8° 52' W Click for more
655425 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 06:34Z 60° 16' N, 8° 53' W Click for more
655437 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 07:52Z 60° 15' N, 8° 54' W Click for more
655449 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 09:32Z 60° 13' N, 8° 54' W Click for more
655450 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 10:40Z 60° 12' N, 8° 55' W Click for more
655462 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 11:45Z 60° 10' N, 8° 55' W Click for more
655474 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 12:39Z 60° 12' N, 8° 57' W Click for more
655486 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 13:34Z 60° 13' N, 8° 59' W Click for more
655498 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 15:06Z 60° 15' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
655505 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 16:26Z 60° 15' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
655517 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 18:30Z 60° 16' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
655529 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 19:35Z 60° 17' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
655530 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 20:33Z 60° 18' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
655542 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-11 23:10Z 60° 10' N, 9° 33' W Click for more
655554 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 00:33Z 60° 10' N, 9° 28' W Click for more
655566 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 02:04Z 60° 10' N, 9° 22' W Click for more
655578 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 03:52Z 60° 10' N, 9° 14' W Click for more
655591 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 05:38Z 60° 10' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
655609 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 07:25Z 60° 9' N, 8° 51' W Click for more
655610 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 08:23Z 60° 10' N, 8° 45' W Click for more
655622 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 09:27Z 60° 12' N, 8° 41' W Click for more
655634 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 10:42Z 60° 13' N, 8° 36' W Click for more
655646 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 12:17Z 60° 15' N, 8° 35' W Click for more
655658 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 13:42Z 60° 18' N, 8° 33' W Click for more
655671 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 15:03Z 60° 20' N, 8° 31' W Click for more
655683 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 16:19Z 60° 23' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
655695 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 17:27Z 60° 24' N, 8° 33' W Click for more
655702 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 18:46Z 60° 21' N, 8° 24' W Click for more
655714 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 20:05Z 60° 19' N, 8° 16' W Click for more
655726 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 21:20Z 60° 16' N, 8° 7' W Click for more
655738 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-12 22:48Z 60° 14' N, 7° 57' W Click for more
655751 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-13 00:04Z 60° 12' N, 7° 48' W Click for more
655763 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-13 00:59Z 60° 11' N, 7° 43' W Click for more
655775 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-13 02:05Z 60° 10' N, 7° 37' W Click for more
655787 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-13 03:10Z 60° 12' N, 7° 31' W Click for more
655799 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-13 04:43Z 60° 9' N, 7° 21' W Click for more
655806 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-13 06:51Z 60° 4' N, 6° 57' W Click for more
655818 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 05:30Z 58° 31' N, 6° 13' W Click for more
655831 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 06:30Z 58° 36' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
655843 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 07:34Z 58° 42' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
655855 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 08:40Z 58° 49' N, 6° 42' W Click for more
655867 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 09:44Z 58° 55' N, 6° 49' W Click for more
655879 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 10:48Z 59° 0' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
655880 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 11:51Z 59° 5' N, 7° 10' W Click for more
655892 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 17:00Z 58° 45' N, 8° 35' W Click for more
655911 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 19:16Z 58° 40' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
655923 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 20:51Z 58° 34' N, 8° 4' W Click for more
655935 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 22:17Z 58° 30' N, 7° 50' W Click for more
655947 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-14 23:41Z 58° 25' N, 7° 35' W Click for more
655959 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 01:00Z 58° 19' N, 7° 20' W Click for more
655960 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 02:15Z 58° 15' N, 7° 7' W Click for more
655972 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 03:47Z 58° 3' N, 7° 17' W Click for more
655984 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 04:36Z 58° 0' N, 7° 22' W Click for more
655996 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 05:57Z 58° 0' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
656011 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 07:17Z 58° 0' N, 7° 59' W Click for more
656023 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 08:43Z 58° 0' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
656035 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 10:12Z 58° 0' N, 8° 40' W Click for more
656047 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 11:36Z 58° 0' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
656059 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 16:17Z 57° 20' N, 8° 40' W Click for more
656060 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 17:14Z 57° 19' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
656072 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 18:04Z 57° 19' N, 8° 20' W Click for more
656084 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 18:54Z 57° 19' N, 8° 10' W Click for more
656096 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 19:48Z 57° 19' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
656103 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 20:49Z 57° 19' N, 7° 50' W Click for more
656115 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 21:36Z 57° 20' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
656127 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-15 22:30Z 57° 19' N, 7° 31' W Click for more
656139 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 00:48Z 57° 0' N, 7° 36' W Click for more
656140 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 01:21Z 57° 0' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
656152 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 02:11Z 57° 0' N, 7° 50' W Click for more
656164 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 03:01Z 57° 0' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
656176 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 03:50Z 57° 0' N, 8° 10' W Click for more
656188 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 04:48Z 57° 0' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
656207 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 05:42Z 57° 0' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
656219 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 06:42Z 57° 0' N, 8° 40' W Click for more
656220 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 10:30Z 56° 45' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
656232 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 11:22Z 56° 45' N, 7° 31' W Click for more
656244 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 12:15Z 56° 45' N, 7° 22' W Click for more
656256 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 13:08Z 56° 45' N, 7° 12' W Click for more
656268 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 14:10Z 56° 45' N, 7° 3' W Click for more
656281 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 15:08Z 56° 45' N, 6° 55' W Click for more
656293 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 16:09Z 56° 42' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
656300 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 17:03Z 56° 43' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
656312 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 17:47Z 56° 45' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
656324 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 18:31Z 56° 45' N, 6° 16' W Click for more
656336 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 21:12Z 57° 0' N, 6° 54' W Click for more
656348 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 22:04Z 57° 0' N, 7° 3' W Click for more
656361 CTD/STD cast 2004-10-16 22:50Z 57° 0' N, 7° 12' W Click for more

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