Cruise inventory

RV Dana 8/93

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Dana (26D4)
Cruise identifier8/93
Cruise period1993-10-21 — 1993-10-29
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To determine the distribution, development and physiological states of Calanus finmarchicus in relation to the oceanographic features of the northern North Sea/Faroe Bank, and the southern Norwegian Sea.
2. To collect measurements of primary production and copepod egg production in the northern North Sea.
Chief scientistKathrine Richardson (Danish Institute for Fisheries Research)
Cruise reportRV Dana 8/93 cruise report dana8_93.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth Sea Faroe Bank
Track chartsRV Dana 8/93 cruise track — dana8_93track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stations
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivityDescription: Live material collected for copepod egg production and primary production measurements.
ZooplanktonDescription: Distribution, development and physiological states of Calanus finmarchicus.
Eggs and larvaeDescription: Live material collected for copepod egg production and primary production measurements.