Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0477C_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0477C_2
Cruise period1977-04-10 — 1977-04-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departureCampbeltown, United Kingdom
Port of returnCampbeltown, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To estimate particle size, precipitation rate and horizontal spread of sewage sludge at the Garroch Head sludge dumping ground.
2. To catch fish on the dumping ground for microbiological analysis.
3. To sample stations on and around the sludge dumping ground for various biological, chemical and physical factors.
Chief scientistDerek C Moore (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0477C_2 cruise report cl4_77.pdf — access key 'C' (0.50 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0477C_2 cruise track — trk2009.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 2
Transparency (eg transmissometer)Quantity: number of stations = 5
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 2
Trace metalsQuantity: number of stations = 2
Bottom depositsQuantity: number of samples = 17
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of stations = 5
Description: population & environment
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 17
Description: physical/chemical analysis of sediments