Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0985C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0985C
Cruise period1985-07-31 — 1985-08-14
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. The placement of 4 current meter moorings in the Northwest Shelf area and recovery of a similar mooring south of Foula.
2. A hydrographic survey of the Northwest Shelf with the deployment of drogues.
3. The working of the Jonsis Line.
Chief scientistJ H Anthony Martin (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0985C cruise report cl9_85.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthwest Shelf/ South of Foula/ Dornoch Firth (mouth)
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0985C cruise track — trk3188.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 102
Current metersQuantity: number of recoveries = 2
Description: 2 recovered;1548 hours
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 9
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 9
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 9
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 53