Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0791C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0791C
Cruise period1991-05-08 — 1991-05-17
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Collection of water, particulates and sediment samples for determination of trace organic contamination at selected sites in the Firths of Tay and Forth.
2. Collection of sediment cores at selected sites in the Firth of Forth
Chief scientistJohn N Robson (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0791C cruise report cl7_91.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirths of Tay and Forth
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0791C cruise track — trk3755.html
Measurements 
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: stations water samples
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of cores = 18
Description: Cores for contaminants
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: stations water samples
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: stations water samples
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsQuantity: number of cores = 18
Description: Cores for contaminants
Biology and fisheries 
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Quantity: number of stations = 42
Description: stations water samples
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Quantity: number of stations = 42
Description: stations water samples
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 18
Description: Cores for contaminants