FRV Scotia 0985S
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (749S)|
|Cruise period||1985-09-06 — 1985-09-25|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To participate in the ICES coordinated herring larval surveys of the north western North Sea and Division VIa (N).
2. To collect water samples for radio-caesium monitoring.
3. To check the new Scanmar depth monitoring equipment and to provide operating instructions for its use during subsequent surveys.
|Chief scientist||Martin Walsh (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Project||ICES, Herring Larval Survey|
|Cruise report||(0.09 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||NW North Sea, Moray Firth, north and west of Scotland, Orkney, Shetland, Minches|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 286|
Description: surface only
|Radioactivity||Quantity: number of samples = 3|
Description: water samples for radio-caesium analysis.
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Quantity: number of stations = 286|