Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0384C_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0384C_2
Cruise period1984-03-16 — 1984-03-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureTroon, United Kingdom
Port of returnGreenock, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To sample the sludge dumping grounds in the region of Garroch Head with grab and cover for fauna and heavy metal content.
2. To collect fish for heavy metal analysis by means of BT116 bottom trawl.
3. To collect grab samples from the Birch Point explosives dumping ground for physical and chemical analysis. In addition, if there is sufficient time, a number of Agassiz trawls will be undertaken at the Birch Point dumping ground.
Chief scientistJohn A Morrison (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0384C_2 cruise report cl3_84part2.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificBallantrae Bank and South Arran
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0384C_2 cruise track — cl3_84_part2track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Contamination 
Trace metalsQuantity: number of samples = 73
Description: Smith-Mcintyre grab for nitroglyerine, heavy metal and dredge spoil analysis.
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 73
Description: Smith-Mcintyre grab for nitroglyerine, heavy metal and dredge spoil analysis.
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 4
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 73
Description: Smith-Mcintyre grab for nitroglyerine, heavy metal and dredge spoil analysis.