Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 10/73 PT2

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier10/73 PT2
Cruise period1973-11-02 — 1973-11-22
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
Objectives10 (II) SP 73
Chief scientistGraham Topping (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 85
Current metersQuantity: activity duration in days = 65
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 48
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 56
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 56
Total - NQuantity: number of stations = 21
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 56
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 56
Contamination 
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 22
Description: chemical pollution, heavy metals and pesticides in water, particulate matter, plankton and sediment
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 28
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 10
Description: Phytoplankton counts
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 39