Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0688S_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0688S_1
Cruise period1988-06-08 — 1988-06-16
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesHydrochemical and sediment surveys; sludge dump survey; water sampling
Chief scientistIan M Davies (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificGarroch Head and Clyde
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Transparency (eg transmissometer)
Current metersDescription: One direct reading current meter
Chemical oceanography 
Nitrate
Contamination 
Suspended matter
Trace metals
Bottom deposits
Biology and fisheries 
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)
Demersal fishDescription: monitoring
Geology and geophysics 
Grab
Core - soft bottomDescription: physical/chemical analysis