Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0105S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier0105S
Cruise period2005-01-06 — 2005-01-15
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1.To undertake water, sediment and biological sampling for the National Marine Monitoring Programme (NMMP).
2.To undertake random stratified sediment sampling as part of the redesigned National Marine Monitoring Programme.
3.To collect water samples for hydrographic studies as part of the Scottish Coastal Eutrophication Assessment Survey.
Chief scientistPam Walsham (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Project10124 (AE11p)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0105S cruise report 0105s.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificEastern North Sea, Moray Firth, north coast of Scotland, Minches
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0105S cruise track — 0105strk.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Four of the six Scottish NMMP sites were occupied. A number of samples were collected at each site.
Contamination 
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Four of the six Scottish NMMP sites were occupied. A number of samples were collected at each site.
Contaminants in organismsQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Four of the six Scottish NMMP sites were occupied. A number of samples were collected at each site.
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Four of the six Scottish NMMP sites were occupied. A number of samples were collected at each site.
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Four of the six Scottish NMMP sites were occupied. A number of samples were collected at each site.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: Four of the six Scottish NMMP sites were occupied. A number of samples were collected at each site.