Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0987S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0987S
Cruise period1987-09-09 — 1987-09-29
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To lay 13 current meter moorings, eight in the North Sea, four west of Orkney and one west of Shetland as part of the "ACE" project.
2. To recover two current meter moorings from the Faroe-Shetland Channel and work hydrographic sections.
3. To do an extensive hydrographic survey adjaent to the Fair Isle and Dooley currents.
4. To release and recover an Argos satellite buoy in the Fair Isle area.
5. To collect radio-caesium samples.
Chief scientistJ H Anthony Martin (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectACE/NANSEN
Coordinating bodyDAFS/ICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0987S cruise report sc09_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Norwegian Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNW North Sea, Orkney, Shetland, Faroe-Shetland Channel
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0987S cruise track — trk3354a.html FRV Scotia 0987S cruise track — trk3354b.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 101
Description: 27 surface and bottom only; 22 in NANSEN data set
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 67
Description: data rejected by ICES
Current metersDescription: 4 deployed; 786 hours
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 10
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 21
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
67  CTD/STD cast
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
875741987-09-28 03:05 58° 13' 59" N  0° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87574
875861987-09-28 04:42 58° 3' 32" N  1° 2' 51" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87586
875981987-09-28 06:44 57° 56' 34" N  1° 35' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87598
876051987-09-28 08:04 57° 50' 32" N  2° 0' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87605
876171987-09-28 18:02 58° 5' 1" N  0° 44' 52" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87617
876291987-09-28 19:53 58° 11' 27" N  0° 10' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87629
876301987-09-28 20:47 58° 9' 41" N  0° 21' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87630
869271987-09-10 21:36 57° 59' 17" N  1° 23' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86927
869391987-09-10 22:31 58° 0' 33" N  1° 14' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86939
869401987-09-10 23:42 58° 3' 38" N  1° 2' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86940
869521987-09-13 07:55 59° 0' 10" N  2° 27' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86952
869641987-09-13 09:45 58° 57' 40" N  1° 59' 56" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86964
869761987-09-13 11:44 58° 54' 46" N  1° 28' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86976
869881987-09-13 13:32 58° 52' 8" N  0° 59' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86988
870031987-09-13 15:27 58° 49' 34" N  0° 29' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87003
870151987-09-13 17:20 58° 47' 29" N  0° 0' 6" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87015
870271987-09-13 18:53 58° 45' 2" N  0° 23' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87027
870391987-09-13 20:30 58° 42' 32" N  0° 46' 22" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87039
870401987-09-13 21:49 58° 47' 31" N  1° 6' 7" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87040
870521987-09-15 19:51 58° 24' 51" N  0° 8' 37" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87052
870641987-09-15 21:27 58° 30' 51" N  0° 2' 46" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87064
870761987-09-15 22:20 58° 32' 53" N  0° 9' 8" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87076
870881987-09-15 23:38 58° 36' 47" N  0° 27' 25" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87088
871071987-09-16 00:56 58° 40' 33" N  0° 45' 57" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87107
871191987-09-16 01:46 58° 42' 33" N  0° 52' 31" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87119
871201987-09-16 13:34 58° 52' 25" N  1° 20' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87120
871321987-09-16 14:16 58° 54' 17" N  1° 27' 38" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87132
871441987-09-16 16:13 58° 59' 45" N  1° 46' 44" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87144
871561987-09-16 17:35 59° 4' 56" N  2° 5' 26" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87156
871681987-09-16 18:24 59° 6' 57" N  2° 11' 37" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87168
871811987-09-16 20:41 59° 17' 42" N  2° 45' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87181
871931987-09-16 23:25 59° 30' 7" N  1° 59' 43" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87193
872001987-09-17 01:11 59° 29' 53" N  1° 30' 20" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87200
872121987-09-17 03:00 59° 29' 53" N  1° 0' 27" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87212
872241987-09-17 04:59 59° 30' 3" N  0° 30' 26" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87224
872361987-09-17 06:57 59° 30' 5" N  0° 0' 19" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87236
872481987-09-17 08:52 59° 29' 51" N  0° 29' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87248
872611987-09-17 10:54 59° 29' 49" N  0° 59' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87261
872731987-09-17 12:46 59° 30' 5" N  1° 30' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87273
872851987-09-17 14:42 59° 30' 0" N  1° 59' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87285
872971987-09-17 16:56 59° 29' 53" N  2° 29' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87297
873041987-09-17 22:23 59° 29' 32" N  3° 0' 21" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87304
873161987-09-18 01:34 59° 30' 0" N  3° 29' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87316
873281987-09-18 03:48 59° 29' 50" N  3° 59' 19" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87328
873411987-09-18 08:52 59° 19' 40" N  3° 59' 51" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87341
873531987-09-19 10:46 59° 17' 1" N  4° 0' 52" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87353
873651987-09-19 11:41 59° 12' 23" N  4° 4' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87365
873771987-09-19 15:55 59° 2' 23" N  4° 11' 8" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87377
873891987-09-19 16:54 59° 7' 40" N  4° 7' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87389
873901987-09-19 18:35 59° 19' 59" N  3° 56' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87390
874081987-09-19 19:52 59° 20' 8" N  3° 38' 44" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87408
874211987-09-19 21:08 59° 20' 8" N  3° 19' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87421
874331987-09-20 11:28 60° 6' 56" N  2° 9' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87433
874451987-09-20 12:55 60° 7' 5" N  2° 34' 31" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87445
874571987-09-20 14:25 60° 7' 18" N  2° 59' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87457
874691987-09-20 17:02 59° 45' 17" N  2° 50' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87469
874701987-09-20 19:27 59° 45' 1" N  2° 9' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87470
874821987-09-20 21:32 59° 44' 49" N  1° 29' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87482
874941987-09-27 13:18 58° 59' 47" N  2° 28' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87494
875011987-09-27 14:43 58° 57' 24" N  1° 59' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87501
875131987-09-27 16:14 58° 54' 47" N  1° 30' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87513
869151987-09-10 20:22 57° 56' 45" N  1° 35' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 86915
875251987-09-27 17:50 58° 52' 11" N  0° 59' 56" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87525
875371987-09-27 19:29 58° 49' 47" N  0° 30' 1" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87537
875491987-09-27 21:30 58° 47' 43" N  0° 0' 21" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87549
875501987-09-27 23:13 58° 36' 46" N  0° 27' 17" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87550
875621987-09-28 01:18 58° 24' 50" N  0° 8' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 87562