Cruise inventory

RV Aora AO0889

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Aora (74AO)
Cruise identifierAO0889
Cruise period1989-08-03 — 1989-08-07
StatusCompleted
Port of departureMillport, United Kingdom
Port of returnMillport, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesAora (DAFS charter) - Investigate plankton metabolic rates; sampling; hydrographic data
Chief scientistDouglas Baird (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Aora AO0889 cruise report aora_aug89.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Linnhe/Firth of Lorne
Track chartsRV Aora AO0889 cruise track — trk3574.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 3
Chemical oceanography 
NitrateQuantity: 3
AmmoniaQuantity: 3
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivity
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 3
Eggs and larvae