Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1094S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier1094S
Cruise period1994-07-06 — 1994-07-26
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To participate in an ICES coordinated acoustic and mid-water trawling survey in the northwestern North Sea and north of Scotland between 58º to 62ºN and 4ºW to 2ºE excluding Faroes waters.
2. To obtain samples of herring for biological analysis, including age, length, maturity and ichthyophonus infection rates.
3. Obtain CTD profiles and sea surface T&S for analysis of herring distribution and the environment.
Chief scientistEdmund John Simmonds (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectHerring Survey
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1094S cruise report sc10_94.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthwestern North Sea and north of Scotland, excluding Faroes
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1094S cruise track — trk4091.html
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 45
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 35
Description: Pelagic trawls
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.Quantity: track kilometres = 2022
Description: Echo integrator, 2.5nm runs
Geology and geophysics 
Other geological/geophysical measurementsDescription: RoxAnn data throughout