Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1597S_3

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier1597S_3
Cruise period1997-12-15 — 1997-12-17
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect sufficient sediment samples from grids of stations at specific sites within the FEPA exclusion zone to fully describe these areas and to verify the RoxAnn and side scan sonar data obtained during part 1.
2. To collect sea water for experimental work in Aberdeen.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1597S_3 cruise report sc15_97part3.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea - Captain Oilfield
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1597S_3 cruise track — sc15_97_part3track.pdf (0.01 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: sample litres = 100
Description: clean sea water collected for experimental work to be carried out in the Laboratory.
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 59
Description: sediment sampling by Day Grab to help describe area.
Other geological/geophysical measurementsDescription: RoxAnn used to verify Day Grab results.