Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1700S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier1700S
Cruise period2000-10-23 — 2000-11-05
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To investigate the benthic density distribution of sandeels in the vicinity of fished grounds in the Long Forties, near the Firth of Forth and along the Scottish east coast.
2. To map the distribution of habitat by grab sampling.
3. To collect samples of sandeels for analysis of length, maturity and age composition.
4. To conduct a hydrographic transect around the Stonehaven station.
Chief scientistPeter J Wright (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectCFP 98/025 EU project and SERAD project MFO463
Coordinating bodyFRS Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1700S cruise report sc17_00.pdf — access key 'C' (0.24 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificTurbot Bank, Long Forties, Marr Bank, Wee Bankie, Scottish east coast near Fife and Stonehaven
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1700S cruise track — trk4506a.html FRV Scotia 1700S cruise track — trk4506b.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 69
Description: CTD stations using Seabird SBE19
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 8
Description: 6424
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 8
Description: 6424
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 8
Description: 6424
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 8
Description: 6424
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 9
Description: Chlorophyll stations
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 85
Description: Sandeel dredge hauls.
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of hauls = 85
Description: Sandeel dredge hauls.
GrabQuantity: number of deployments = 262
Description: Day Grabs - for sediment and sandeels
Multi-beam echosoundingDescription: Swathe Bathymetry of sandeel grounds / Simrad EM950
Long/short range side scan sonarDescription: Side scan surveys of sandeel grounds.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
69  CTD/STD cast
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5622972000-10-24 00:27 56° 24' 49" N  1° 42' 56" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562297
5623042000-10-24 01:24 56° 28' 11" N  1° 35' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562304
5623162000-10-24 04:36 56° 28' 5" N  1° 53' 45" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562316
5623282000-10-24 06:14 56° 27' 7" N  2° 2' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562328
5623412000-10-24 23:08 56° 19' 51" N  1° 45' 25" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562341
5623532000-10-25 02:14 56° 17' 21" N  1° 25' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562353
5623652000-10-25 04:28 56° 15' 2" N  1° 38' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562365
5623772000-10-25 23:34 56° 15' 6" N  2° 1' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562377
5623892000-10-26 00:49 56° 12' 27" N  2° 5' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562389
5623902000-10-26 06:15 56° 12' 36" N  1° 51' 52" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562390
5624082000-10-26 07:07 56° 16' 29" N  1° 50' 8" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562408
5624212000-10-26 21:40 56° 7' 32" N  1° 22' 25" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562421
5624332000-10-26 22:45 56° 12' 19" N  1° 20' 21" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562433
5624452000-10-27 00:13 56° 7' 21" N  1° 10' 25" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562445
5624572000-10-27 06:58 56° 2' 19" N  1° 18' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562457
5624692000-10-27 21:37 56° 22' 32" N  1° 35' 10" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562469
5624702000-10-28 04:31 56° 7' 5" N  1° 37' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562470
5624822000-10-28 05:16 56° 2' 8" N  1° 36' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562482
5624942000-10-28 06:30 56° 2' 4" N  1° 56' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562494
5625012000-10-28 07:16 56° 7' 32" N  1° 51' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562501
5625132000-10-29 17:42 56° 22' 45" N  2° 26' 46" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562513
5625252000-10-29 18:45 56° 21' 41" N  2° 12' 46" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562525
5625372000-10-29 21:05 56° 7' 10" N  2° 12' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562537
5625492000-10-29 22:01 56° 2' 40" N  2° 14' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562549
5625502000-10-29 22:59 56° 1' 18" N  2° 25' 45" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562550
5625622000-10-29 23:34 56° 7' 4" N  2° 30' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562562
5625742000-10-30 00:25 56° 11' 28" N  2° 37' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562574
5625862000-10-30 02:34 56° 14' 44" N  2° 29' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562586
5625982000-10-30 04:31 56° 14' 53" N  2° 14' 57" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562598
5626052000-10-30 05:41 56° 17' 24" N  2° 8' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562605
5626172000-10-30 22:48 56° 22' 24" N  1° 55' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562617
5626292000-10-30 23:59 56° 27' 3" N  2° 12' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562629
5626302000-10-31 02:35 56° 27' 19" N  2° 23' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562630
5626422000-11-02 02:07 57° 7' 9" N  0° 14' 35" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562642
5626542000-11-02 04:08 57° 8' 11" N  0° 13' 20" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562654
5626662000-11-02 06:06 57° 12' 13" N  0° 12' 59" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562666
5626782000-11-02 07:23 57° 18' 23" N  0° 13' 58" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562678
5626912000-11-03 04:11 57° 21' 54" N  0° 3' 29" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562691
5627092000-11-03 05:04 57° 23' 19" N  0° 0' 52" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562709
5627102000-11-03 05:49 57° 21' 27" N  0° 0' 22" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562710
5627222000-11-03 07:02 57° 19' 20" N  0° 1' 59" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562722
5627342000-11-03 23:54 57° 24' 49" N  0° 4' 51" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562734
5627462000-11-04 00:48 57° 21' 52" N  0° 14' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562746
5627582000-11-04 01:34 57° 19' 46" N  0° 22' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562758
5627712000-11-04 02:17 57° 17' 49" N  0° 28' 56" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562771
5627832000-11-04 03:12 57° 15' 11" N  0° 41' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562783
5627952000-11-04 03:57 57° 12' 31" N  0° 49' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562795
5628022000-11-04 04:43 57° 9' 54" N  0° 58' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562802
5628142000-11-04 05:32 57° 7' 19" N  1° 8' 3" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562814
5628262000-11-04 06:21 57° 4' 35" N  1° 17' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562826
5628382000-11-04 07:06 57° 2' 14" N  1° 26' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562838
5628512000-11-04 07:49 57° 0' 1" N  1° 34' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562851
5628632000-11-04 08:40 56° 57' 49" N  1° 42' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562863
5628752000-11-04 09:47 56° 57' 46" N  1° 46' 46" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562875
5628872000-11-04 10:04 56° 57' 44" N  1° 48' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562887
5628992000-11-04 10:20 56° 57' 45" N  1° 49' 33" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562899
5629062000-11-04 10:52 56° 57' 47" N  1° 50' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562906
5629182000-11-04 11:14 56° 57' 46" N  1° 51' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562918
5629312000-11-04 11:43 56° 57' 49" N  1° 52' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562931
5629432000-11-04 12:22 56° 57' 48" N  1° 52' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562943
5629552000-11-04 13:02 56° 57' 51" N  1° 53' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562955
5629672000-11-04 13:24 56° 57' 51" N  1° 55' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562967
5629792000-11-04 14:00 56° 57' 48" N  1° 56' 52" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562979
5629802000-11-04 14:45 56° 57' 49" N  1° 58' 44" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562980
5629922000-11-04 15:11 56° 57' 45" N  2° 0' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562992
5630062000-11-04 15:31 56° 57' 44" N  2° 2' 26" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 563006
5630182000-11-04 15:59 56° 57' 45" N  2° 4' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 563018
5630312000-11-04 16:27 56° 57' 47" N  2° 5' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 563031
5630432000-11-04 16:49 56° 57' 47" N  2° 6' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 563043