FRV Scotia 0484S
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (749S)|
|Cruise period||1984-04-12 — 1984-04-26|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To service three current meter moorings deployed on the Rockall Bank and to lay a new mooring along the southern edge of the Bank.
2. To work hydrographic sections adjacent to the moorings.
3. To work hydrographic stations in the eastern side of the Faroe-Shetland Channel.
|Chief scientist||J H Anthony Martin (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Northwestern North Sea, Moray Firth, north coast of Scotland, Rockall Bank, Rockall Trough|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 43|
|Current meters||Quantity: number of recoveries = 10|
Description: 8 current meters recovered;1 year
|Silicate||Quantity: number of stations = 30|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)||Quantity: number of stations = 43|