Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0590S_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0590S_1
Cruise period1990-05-19 — 1990-05-25
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo perform a check monitoring fish disease survey on sewage sludge disposal grounds off the Firth of Forth, adjacent and distal reference areas (east Orkney) and in areas in the vicinity of the oil field (Beatrice).
Chief scientistA H McVicar (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0590S_1 cruise report sc05_90part1.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth, Moray Firth, Orkney
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0590S_1 cruise track — trk3638.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 35
Description: trawls
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 35
Description: pathology and parasitology