Cruise inventory

RRS Frederick Russell

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Frederick Russell (74GG)
Cruise period1986-09-01 — 1986-09-14
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnDunstaffnage, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesHydrographic and sampling cruise; ICES herring larvae survey (also indexed under DAFS Charters where programme and report are filed)
Chief scientistPaul W Rankine (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportRRS Frederick Russell  cruise report frederick_russell_sep86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificWest of Scotland/ Orkney
Track chartsRRS Frederick Russell  cruise track — trk3286.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 14
Description: 22 S surface
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: 22
NitrateQuantity: 22
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 22
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 22
ZooplanktonQuantity: 128
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: 128