Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0590S_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0590S_2
Cruise period1990-05-25 — 1990-06-01
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To collect data on the distribution of parasites selected as possible indicators of pollution.
2. To investigate liver coccidiosis of Norway pout in the east Shetland Basin.
3. To continue fish disease survey from Part 1 of the cruise.
Chief scientistKenneth MacKenzie (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0590S_2 cruise report sc05_90part2.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth, Moray Firth, Orkney
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0590S_2 cruise track — trk3639.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: one hour hauls.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: one hour hauls.
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: pathology and parasitology