Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1403S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier1403S
Cruise period2003-09-16 — 2003-09-30
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 Faroe Shetland Channel sections.
3) To service two ADCP moorings in the Faeroe Shetland Channel.
4) To deploy an ADCP mooring near the Wyville - Thomson Ridge for SAMS.
5) To perform hydrographic surveys along the standard Rockall section.
6) To perform hydrographic surveys in the area north east of Rockall up to the Wyville - Thomson Ridge area.
7) To perform ad-hoc towed array acoustic recordings for cetaceans and deployment of sonobuoys.
Chief scientistGeorge Slesser (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectJONSIS & WOCE
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1403S cruise report 1403s.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthern North Sea, Faroe-Shetland Channel, Wyville Thomson Ridge and Faroe Bank
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 113
Description: CTD stations on the standard lines and over the Wyville-Thomson ridge area
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: activity duration in days = 14
Description: Days of thermosalinograph records
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of samples = 16
Description: Oxygen samples in triplicate
PhosphateQuantity: number of samples = 287
Description: Phosphate samples
NitrateQuantity: activity duration in days = 287
Description: Nitrate Samples
SilicateQuantity: number of samples = 287
Description: Silicates samples
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 113
Description: Fluorometer profiles taken with CTD
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 16' 52" N  4° 19' 30" W — Recovered NWSE 22/9/02 150 kHz ADCP (deployed 3/5/02)
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 27' 11" N  4° 22' 39" W — Deployed NWSD0309 25/9/03 75 kHz ADCP
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 16' 34" N  4° 20' 5" W — Deployed NWSE 25/9/02 150 kHz ADCP
Current profiler (eg ADCP)60° 26' 55" N  4° 22' 7" W — Recovered NWSD0309 22/9/03 75 kHz ADCP (deployed 3/5/03)
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Acoustic doppler current profiler
Platform or instrument orientation
Acoustic backscatter in the water column
Sea level
Vertical velocity of the water column (currents)
Metadata parameters
Vertical spatial coordinates
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Date and time
Platform or instrument orientation
Acoustic backscatter in the water column
Sea level
Vertical velocity of the water column (currents)
Metadata parameters
Vertical spatial coordinates
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
10144352003-09-28 19:30  — 2004-04-05 13:30 60° 14' 21" N  8° 52' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1014435
113  CTD/STD cast
Density of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Vertical spatial coordinates
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Density of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Vertical spatial coordinates
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
6307332003-09-27 06:30 60° 59' 25" N  8° 2' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630733
6307212003-09-27 04:59 61° 0' 45" N  8° 29' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630721
6307082003-09-27 02:58 60° 48' 47" N  8° 50' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630708
6306902003-09-27 01:47 60° 40' 54" N  8° 50' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630690
6306892003-09-27 00:51 60° 35' 49" N  8° 51' 19" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630689
6306772003-09-26 23:49 60° 30' 27" N  8° 51' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630677
6306652003-09-26 22:43 60° 25' 40" N  8° 51' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630665
6306532003-09-26 21:52 60° 22' 4" N  8° 52' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630653
6306412003-09-26 21:06 60° 20' 7" N  8° 52' 45" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630641
6306282003-09-26 20:09 60° 17' 58" N  8° 53' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630628
6306162003-09-26 19:08 60° 15' 57" N  8° 54' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630616
6306042003-09-26 18:05 60° 14' 33" N  8° 54' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630604
6305972003-09-26 17:12 60° 13' 20" N  8° 54' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630597
6305852003-09-26 16:28 60° 12' 24" N  8° 55' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630585
6305732003-09-26 15:43 60° 10' 39" N  8° 55' 34" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630573
6305612003-09-26 11:55 60° 25' 22" N  8° 29' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630561
6305482003-09-26 10:29 60° 21' 42" N  8° 15' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630548
6305362003-09-26 09:13 60° 18' 15" N  8° 3' 33" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630536
6305242003-09-26 07:56 60° 15' 54" N  7° 51' 31" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630524
6305122003-09-26 06:45 60° 12' 54" N  7° 40' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630512
6305002003-09-26 04:48 60° 9' 31" N  7° 23' 27" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630500
6304932003-09-26 03:26 60° 5' 52" N  7° 9' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630493
6304812003-09-26 02:02 60° 2' 46" N  6° 54' 8" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630481
6304682003-09-26 00:07 60° 2' 24" N  6° 33' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630468
6304562003-09-25 22:32 59° 58' 51" N  6° 20' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630456
6304442003-09-25 20:12 59° 51' 24" N  6° 5' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630444
6304322003-09-21 09:16 60° 16' 34" N  4° 18' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630432
6304202003-09-20 20:48 60° 29' 7" N  4° 25' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630420
6304192003-09-20 18:58 60° 25' 2" N  4° 18' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630419
6304072003-09-20 09:12 60° 55' 56" N  0° 59' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630407
6303882003-09-20 08:00 60° 58' 43" N  1° 17' 44" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630388
6303762003-09-20 06:48 61° 1' 19" N  1° 35' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630376
6303642003-09-20 05:30 61° 4' 7" N  1° 52' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630364
6303522003-09-20 04:28 61° 6' 4" N  2° 1' 32" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630352
6303402003-09-20 03:26 61° 7' 55" N  2° 10' 10" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630340
6303392003-09-20 02:30 61° 7' 55" N  2° 10' 10" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630339
6303272003-09-20 01:23 61° 11' 7" N  2° 25' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630327
6303152003-09-20 00:02 61° 13' 58" N  2° 40' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630315
6303032003-09-19 21:00 61° 21' 1" N  3° 9' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630303
6302962003-09-19 17:52 61° 27' 48" N  3° 42' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630296
6302842003-09-19 15:00 61° 35' 11" N  4° 14' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630284
6302722003-09-19 12:40 61° 41' 59" N  4° 51' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630272
6302602003-09-19 09:52 61° 48' 46" N  5° 21' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630260
6302592003-09-19 08:07 61° 53' 46" N  5° 45' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630259
6302472003-09-19 05:56 61° 59' 45" N  6° 12' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630247
6302352003-09-19 00:17 61° 11' 53" N  6° 22' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630235
6302232003-09-18 22:14 61° 1' 54" N  5° 57' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630223
6302112003-09-18 19:44 60° 51' 0" N  5° 28' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630211
6301922003-09-18 18:18 60° 46' 45" N  5° 15' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630192
6301802003-09-18 16:54 60° 42' 56" N  5° 6' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630180
6301792003-09-18 15:28 60° 38' 2" N  4° 53' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630179
6301672003-09-18 13:53 60° 34' 54" N  4° 45' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630167
6301552003-09-18 09:27 60° 28' 51" N  4° 25' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630155
6301432003-09-18 07:20 60° 25' 1" N  4° 18' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630143
6301312003-09-18 05:55 60° 20' 11" N  4° 9' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630131
6301182003-09-18 04:42 60° 17' 48" N  4° 4' 3" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630118
6301062003-09-18 03:35 60° 15' 35" N  3° 58' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630106
6300992003-09-18 02:24 60° 12' 38" N  3° 50' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630099
6300872003-09-18 00:54 60° 9' 47" N  3° 42' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630087
6300752003-09-17 16:26 59° 17' 4" N  2° 13' 46" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630075
6300632003-09-17 15:40 59° 16' 55" N  2° 4' 52" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630063
6300512003-09-17 14:54 59° 17' 1" N  1° 55' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630051
6300382003-09-17 14:12 59° 16' 55" N  1° 47' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630038
6300262003-09-17 13:21 59° 16' 55" N  1° 39' 37" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630026
6300142003-09-17 12:24 59° 16' 58" N  1° 29' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630014
6300022003-09-17 11:31 59° 16' 54" N  1° 19' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630002
6299902003-09-17 10:38 59° 17' 3" N  1° 10' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 629990
6299892003-09-17 09:54 59° 17' 2" N  0° 59' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 629989
6299772003-09-17 08:01 59° 17' 4" N  0° 40' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 629977
6299652003-09-17 06:30 59° 17' 3" N  0° 19' 57" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 629965
6299532003-09-17 05:15 59° 16' 59" N  0° 0' 8" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 629953
6311832003-09-28 23:49 60° 26' 16" N  8° 36' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631183
6311712003-09-28 22:58 60° 24' 0" N  8° 31' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631171
6311582003-09-28 22:06 60° 26' 20" N  8° 36' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631158
6311462003-09-28 21:12 60° 24' 0" N  8° 31' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631146
6311342003-09-28 20:17 60° 26' 21" N  8° 36' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631134
6311222003-09-28 19:22 60° 24' 1" N  8° 30' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631122
6311102003-09-28 18:26 60° 26' 19" N  8° 36' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631110
6311092003-09-28 17:36 60° 24' 1" N  8° 31' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631109
6310912003-09-28 16:38 60° 26' 16" N  8° 36' 28" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631091
6310782003-09-28 15:43 60° 24' 2" N  8° 31' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631078
6310662003-09-28 14:45 60° 26' 6" N  8° 36' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631066
6310542003-09-28 13:48 60° 24' 5" N  8° 31' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631054
6310422003-09-28 12:56 60° 26' 17" N  8° 36' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631042
6310302003-09-28 12:02 60° 23' 58" N  8° 31' 10" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631030
6310292003-09-28 11:11 60° 26' 18" N  8° 36' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631029
6310172003-09-28 09:34 60° 33' 53" N  8° 54' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631017
6310052003-09-28 08:46 60° 33' 33" N  8° 45' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 631005
6309912003-09-28 07:42 60° 33' 15" N  8° 35' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630991
6309782003-09-28 06:45 60° 32' 44" N  8° 26' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630978
6309662003-09-28 05:40 60° 32' 5" N  8° 17' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630966
6309542003-09-28 04:29 60° 31' 41" N  8° 7' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630954
6309422003-09-28 03:17 60° 31' 19" N  7° 58' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630942
6309302003-09-28 02:00 60° 35' 49" N  7° 59' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630930
6309292003-09-28 00:54 60° 37' 56" N  8° 6' 21" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630929
6309172003-09-27 23:43 60° 39' 56" N  8° 13' 22" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630917
6309052003-09-27 22:34 60° 41' 51" N  8° 20' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630905
6308982003-09-27 21:44 60° 43' 51" N  8° 27' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630898
6308862003-09-27 21:00 60° 45' 53" N  8° 34' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630886
6308742003-09-27 20:19 60° 47' 50" N  8° 41' 21" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630874
6308622003-09-27 18:29 60° 53' 54" N  8° 12' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630862
6308502003-09-27 17:56 60° 52' 29" N  8° 8' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630850
6308492003-09-27 17:15 60° 51' 36" N  8° 4' 37" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630849
6308372003-09-27 16:23 60° 49' 51" N  8° 0' 34" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630837
6308252003-09-27 15:22 60° 48' 29" N  7° 56' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630825
6308132003-09-27 14:18 60° 47' 13" N  7° 52' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630813
6308012003-09-27 13:08 60° 45' 57" N  7° 48' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630801
6307942003-09-27 10:44 60° 58' 17" N  7° 37' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630794
6307822003-09-27 09:45 60° 58' 28" N  7° 41' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630782
6307702003-09-27 08:47 60° 58' 34" N  7° 46' 22" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630770
6307692003-09-27 08:09 60° 58' 52" N  7° 50' 28" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630769
6307572003-09-27 07:37 60° 58' 59" N  7° 54' 37" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630757
6307452003-09-27 07:02 60° 59' 10" N  7° 58' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 630745