Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 8/52

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier8/52
Cruise period1952-08-30 — 1952-09-30
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesHydrography, plankton & trawling survey.
Chief scientistBennet B Rae (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 8/52 cruise report sc08_52.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Specificsouth-east Iceland - Reykjanes
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: A number of surface temperature measurements were collected during the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonDescription: A number of plankton hauls were collected during the cruise. No. of hauls not noted.
Pelagic fishDescription: A number of trawls were made throughout the cruise, catches of haddock and herrings were good. No. of trawls not noted.
Demersal fishDescription: A number of trawls were made throughout the cruise, catches of haddock and herrings were good. No. of trawls not noted.