Cruise inventory

British Viking

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)British Viking (74VB)
Cruise period1987-09-02 — 1987-09-08
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo carry out a herring larval survey of the Buchan area.
Chief scientistJohn A Morrison (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportBritish Viking  cruise report british_viking_2sep87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsBritish Viking  cruise track — trk3363.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 70
Description: completed using Dutch Gulf III sampler.
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 70
Description: completed using Dutch Gulf III sampler.