Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0894S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0894S
Cruise period1994-05-30 — 1994-06-03
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To perform a check monitoring fish disease survey on sewage sludge disposal grounds off the Firth of Forth, adjacent and distal reference area (east Orkney) and in areas in the vicinity of an oil field (Moray Firth).
2. To sample herring for the occurrence of the disease Ichthyophonus.
Chief scientistA H McVicar (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0894S cruise report sc08_94.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth, east Orkney and Moray Firth
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0894S cruise track — trk4089.html
Other contaminant measurementsDescription: Sewage sludge effects
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: Trawl hauls
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: Trawl hauls for fish disease