Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0996S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0996S
Cruise period1996-05-20 — 1996-05-24
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo perform a check monitoring fish disease survey of sewage sludge disposal grounds off the Firth of Forth, a distant reference area (east of Orkney) and in areas in the vicinity of an oil field (Moray Firth) and to perform a survey of rhabdovirus in cod, haddock and herring.
Chief scientistA H McVicar (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0996S cruise report sc09_96.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFirth of Forth, east of Orkney and Moray Firth
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0996S cruise track — trk4252.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: using 48' Aberdeen trawl.
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: Hauls, Fish diseases