Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0695S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0695S
Cruise period1995-04-11 — 1995-04-17
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Braer oil spill effects on benthos and hydrocarbon loadings in sediments and fish.
2. Locating and delineating single well drilling sites, where pseudo-oil based muds have been used, using RoxAnn and sampling sediments from these sites.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0695S cruise report sc06_95.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth of Aberdeen, Shetland waters
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0695S cruise track — trk4186.html
Chemical oceanography 
Other chemical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 26
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of stations = 32
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of stations = 26
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of stations = 8
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 8
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of stations = 20
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 8
Description: Stations, trawl
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 20
Description: macrobenthos
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 32
Description: Day grab
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of stations = 26
Description: Craib corer
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: activity duration in days = 2
Description: RoxAnn