Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 7/78

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier7/78
Cruise period1978-06-27 — 1978-07-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesSeabed survey.
Chief scientistRichard G J Shelton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthwestern North Sea and Rockall
Track chartsFRV Scotia 7/78 cruise track — trk2248.html
Measurements 
Contamination 
Suspended matter
Trace metals
Other dissolved substances
Bottom deposits
Biology and fisheries 
Nekton
Zoobenthos
Demersal fish
Crustaceans
Exploratory fishing
Geology and geophysics 
Dredge
GrabDescription: physical analysis of sediments
Bottom photographyDescription: Photography and TV survey
Other geological/geophysical measurementsDescription: acoustic properties