Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0799C_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0799C_2
Cruise period1999-05-08 — 1999-05-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureUllapool, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo collect sediment samples and conduct RoxAnn surveys in selected sea lochs in support of programmes to describe the chemical composition of sea bed sediments and the environmental impact of fish farm chemicals and to recover mussels deployed on cruise 0599C.
Chief scientistPhilip J Copland (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectAE
Coordinating bodyFRS
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0799C_2 cruise report 0799c.pdf — access key 'C' (0.75 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificMinch
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0799C_2 cruise track — 0799ctrack.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Contamination 
Bottom depositsQuantity: number of samples = 50
Description: Sediment sampled with Day grab
Biology and fisheries 
MolluscsDescription: mussel recovery