Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1294S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier1294S
Cruise period1994-08-30 — 1994-09-12
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo undertake a demersal survey of Rockall plateau.
Chief scientistAndrew W Newton (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1294S cruise report sc12_94.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificRockall Bank, Rockall plateau
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1294S cruise track — trk4093.html
Biology and fisheries 
PhytobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 45
Description: Trawl hauls for groundfish using a 48' Aberdeen trawl.