Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1600S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier1600S
Cruise period2000-10-05 — 2000-10-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To perform hydrographic surveys along the JONSIS standard section in the northern North Sea.
2. To perform hydrographic surveys along the standard Faeroe-Shetland Channel sections.
3. To service two of the Nordic WOCE ADCP moorings.
4. To service a mooring east of Lerwick in support of the MAIA project.
5. To undertake comparison trials throughout the trip with Skalar and Bran + Luebbe AA3 nutrient analysers with the aim of commissioning the latter nutrient analyser.
6. To perform ad-hoc sonar buoy recordings for cetaceans.
7. To perform a continuous 13 hour CTD surveys at the positions of the Nordic WOCE Moorings A-E to study the effects of internal tides.
8. To perform a continuous 13 hour or 25 hour CTD and ship ADCP survey of the Wyville-Thomson Ridge to study the effects of internal tides.
9. Repeat wide area CTD survey of Faeroe-Shetland Channel.
10. To film the use of oceanographic equipment for a Carlton TV programme on global climate change.
11. To deploy water level recorder moorings adjacent to the ADCP moorings.
Chief scientistGeorge Slesser (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1600S cruise report sc16_00.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNW North Sea, Faroe-Shetland Channel
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1600S cruise track — trk4504.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of profiles = 100
Description: Seabird 911+ CTD with Fluorometer
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: activity duration in days = 15
Description: Seabird Thermosalinograph.
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 100
Description: Nutrient samples at standard depths.
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 100
Description: Nutrient samples at standard depths.
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 100
Description: Nutrient samples at standard depths.
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of profiles = 100
Description: Seabird 911+ CTD with Fluorometer
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of samples = 6419
Description: Chlorophyll samples for calibration.
Mammals and reptilesQuantity: number of stations = 20
Description: Acoustic monitoring of Cetaceans.
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 27' 13" N  4° 22' 29" W — Recovery of NWSD NORDIC WOCE mooring
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 16' 22" N  4° 19' 52" W — NWSE NORDIC WOCE mooring deployed
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 27' 28" N  4° 21' 56" W — NWSD NORDIC WOCE mooring deployed
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)60° 18' 27" N  4° 6' 43" W — Water level recorder mooring deployed
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)60° 27' 10" N  4° 22' 23" W — Water level recorder mooring deployed
Other physical oceanographic measurements60° 25' 22" N  0° 48' 10" W — MAIA mooring recovered
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
100  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.
5611902000-10-06 05:08 59° 16' 41" N  0° 0' 0" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561190
5612082000-10-06 08:48 59° 16' 48" N  0° 19' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561208
5612212000-10-06 10:06 59° 16' 59" N  0° 40' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561221
5612332000-10-06 11:22 59° 16' 54" N  0° 56' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561233
5612452000-10-06 12:17 59° 17' 12" N  1° 9' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561245
5612572000-10-06 13:07 59° 17' 48" N  1° 19' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561257
5612692000-10-06 13:53 59° 16' 54" N  1° 29' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561269
5612702000-10-06 14:44 59° 16' 59" N  1° 39' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561270
5612822000-10-06 15:23 59° 16' 48" N  1° 47' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561282
5612942000-10-06 16:05 59° 16' 54" N  1° 55' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561294
5613012000-10-06 16:49 59° 16' 54" N  2° 4' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561301
5613132000-10-06 17:32 59° 16' 54" N  2° 13' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561313
5613252000-10-08 13:10 60° 27' 11" N  4° 22' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561325
5613372000-10-08 14:44 60° 27' 6" N  4° 22' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561337
5613492000-10-08 15:57 60° 27' 6" N  4° 22' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561349
5613502000-10-08 17:10 60° 27' 6" N  4° 22' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561350
5613622000-10-08 18:30 60° 27' 6" N  4° 22' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561362
5613742000-10-08 19:51 60° 27' 0" N  4° 22' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561374
5613862000-10-08 21:09 60° 26' 48" N  4° 22' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561386
5613982000-10-08 22:29 60° 26' 53" N  4° 22' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561398
5614052000-10-08 23:38 60° 26' 42" N  4° 22' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561405
5614172000-10-09 00:40 60° 27' 11" N  4° 22' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561417
5614292000-10-09 01:34 60° 27' 11" N  4° 22' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561429
5614302000-10-09 16:41 60° 9' 24" N  3° 44' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561430
5614422000-10-09 17:31 60° 12' 54" N  3° 51' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561442
5614542000-10-09 18:23 60° 15' 54" N  3° 58' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561454
5614662000-10-09 19:06 60° 17' 59" N  4° 4' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561466
5614782000-10-09 19:56 60° 20' 17" N  4° 8' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561478
5614912000-10-09 21:17 60° 25' 5" N  4° 18' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561491
5615092000-10-09 22:41 60° 28' 59" N  4° 25' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561509
5615102000-10-10 00:57 60° 34' 54" N  4° 44' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561510
5615222000-10-10 02:37 60° 34' 59" N  4° 45' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561522
5615342000-10-10 04:19 60° 37' 59" N  4° 53' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561534
5615462000-10-10 06:11 60° 42' 54" N  5° 5' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561546
5615582000-10-10 07:42 60° 47' 5" N  5° 16' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561558
5615712000-10-10 09:24 60° 51' 0" N  5° 28' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561571
5615832000-10-10 11:36 61° 1' 59" N  5° 57' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561583
5615952000-10-10 13:27 61° 11' 48" N  6° 22' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561595
5616022000-10-12 10:17 62° 0' 0" N  6° 11' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561602
5616142000-10-12 12:01 61° 53' 59" N  5° 45' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561614
5616262000-10-12 13:41 61° 49' 5" N  5° 21' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561626
5616382000-10-12 15:34 61° 42' 0" N  4° 51' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561638
5616512000-10-12 17:53 61° 34' 36" N  4° 15' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561651
5616632000-10-12 20:44 61° 28' 0" N  3° 41' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561663
5616752000-10-12 23:27 61° 21' 6" N  3° 10' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561675
5616872000-10-13 02:02 61° 13' 41" N  2° 40' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561687
5616992000-10-13 03:52 61° 10' 54" N  2° 25' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561699
5617062000-10-13 05:06 61° 9' 29" N  2° 17' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561706
5617182000-10-13 06:19 61° 7' 59" N  2° 10' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561718
5617312000-10-13 07:36 61° 6' 6" N  2° 1' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561731
5617432000-10-13 08:36 61° 4' 0" N  1° 52' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561743
5617552000-10-13 09:54 61° 1' 12" N  1° 35' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561755
5617672000-10-13 11:08 60° 58' 36" N  1° 17' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561767
5617792000-10-13 12:40 60° 55' 47" N  1° 0' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561779
5617802000-10-13 13:46 60° 52' 30" N  0° 48' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561780
5617922000-10-14 16:43 60° 16' 18" N  4° 20' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561792
5618112000-10-14 16:56 60° 15' 54" N  4° 19' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561811
5618232000-10-14 17:25 60° 15' 54" N  4° 19' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561823
5618352000-10-14 18:10 60° 15' 54" N  4° 19' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561835
5618472000-10-14 18:40 60° 15' 47" N  4° 19' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561847
5618592000-10-14 19:13 60° 15' 54" N  4° 19' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561859
5618602000-10-14 20:00 60° 15' 18" N  4° 20' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561860
5618722000-10-14 20:37 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561872
5618842000-10-14 21:10 60° 14' 53" N  4° 20' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561884
5618962000-10-14 21:41 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561896
5619032000-10-14 22:21 60° 15' 18" N  4° 20' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561903
5619152000-10-14 22:52 60° 15' 6" N  4° 21' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561915
5619272000-10-14 23:28 60° 15' 11" N  4° 21' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561927
5619392000-10-15 00:02 60° 15' 24" N  4° 21' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561939
5619402000-10-15 00:38 60° 15' 11" N  4° 21' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561940
5619522000-10-15 01:00 60° 15' 24" N  4° 21' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561952
5619642000-10-15 01:30 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561964
5619762000-10-15 02:04 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561976
5619882000-10-15 02:42 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 561988
5620032000-10-15 03:28 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562003
5620152000-10-15 04:10 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562015
5620272000-10-15 04:56 60° 15' 18" N  4° 21' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562027
5620392000-10-15 22:45 60° 16' 0" N  3° 59' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562039
5620402000-10-16 01:26 60° 24' 53" N  3° 9' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562040
5620522000-10-16 03:40 60° 36' 54" N  3° 36' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562052
5620642000-10-16 05:28 60° 43' 0" N  3° 53' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562064
5620762000-10-16 07:07 60° 47' 48" N  4° 5' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562076
5620882000-10-16 11:40 60° 29' 17" N  4° 22' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562088
5621072000-10-16 12:55 60° 26' 35" N  4° 19' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562107
5621192000-10-16 15:00 60° 28' 47" N  4° 25' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562119
5621202000-10-16 16:44 60° 37' 0" N  4° 26' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562120
5621322000-10-16 18:58 60° 28' 54" N  4° 25' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562132
5621442000-10-16 20:39 60° 32' 30" N  4° 13' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562144
5621562000-10-16 22:15 60° 28' 59" N  4° 25' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562156
5621682000-10-17 01:02 60° 28' 59" N  4° 25' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562168
5621812000-10-17 04:41 60° 2' 17" N  4° 40' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562181
5621932000-10-17 05:19 60° 4' 0" N  4° 44' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562193
5622002000-10-17 06:30 60° 6' 42" N  4° 49' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562200
5622122000-10-17 07:25 60° 9' 47" N  4° 59' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562212
5622242000-10-17 08:50 60° 16' 18" N  5° 10' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562224
5622362000-10-17 12:33 59° 49' 59" N  5° 13' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562236
5622482000-10-17 13:12 59° 52' 11" N  5° 17' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562248
5622612000-10-17 13:59 59° 54' 18" N  5° 22' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562261
5622732000-10-17 14:57 59° 57' 24" N  5° 29' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562273
5622852000-10-17 16:44 60° 3' 11" N  5° 43' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 562285