Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1597S_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier1597S_2
Cruise period1997-11-25 — 1997-12-15
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo participate in the ICES international coordinated Western Division bottom trawl survey.
Chief scientistAlexander P Robb (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectInternational Bottom Trawl Survey
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1597S_2 cruise report sc15_97part2.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificOff north and northwest Scotland, Minches, west of Ireland, Irish Sea
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1597S_2 cruise track — trk4315.html
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: activity duration in days = 17
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 69
Description: Trawl hauls
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 69
Description: Trawl hauls