Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1396S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier1396S
Cruise period1996-08-07 — 1996-08-27
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo undertake a demersal trawling survey of the North Sea.
Chief scientistKenneth A Coull (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectIBTS
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1396S cruise report sc13_96.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorthern North Sea
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1396S cruise track — trk4258.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 65
Description: top and bottom
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 85
Description: Trawl hauls
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 85
Description: Trawl hauls
MolluscsQuantity: number of hauls = 85
Description: Trawl hauls
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 85
Description: Trawl hauls