Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 2/79

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier2/79
Cruise period1979-01-30 — 1979-02-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesMapping pelagic fish distribution in the Northern North and Norwegian seas.
Chief scientistJ Ian Edwards (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory), Kevin Warburton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Norwegian Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificEast coast of Scotland, Orkney Islands, Faroe-Shetland Channel, Faroe Islands, Faroe Bank
Track chartsFRV Scotia 2/79 cruise track — trk2405a.html FRV Scotia 2/79 cruise track — trk2405b.html FRV Scotia 2/79 cruise track — trk2405c.html FRV Scotia 2/79 cruise track — trk2405d.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: identification and distribution
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.