Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 4/58

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier4/58
Cruise period1958-04-26 — 1958-05-17
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnLeith, United Kingdom
ObjectivesHydrography, plankton and trawling surveys.
Chief scientistAlan Saville (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 4/58 cruise report sc04_58.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Specificeast of Pentland Firth, Clyde.
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: A number of temperature and salinity measurements were collected throughout the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonDescription: A number of plankton hauls were made throughout the cruise. No. of hauls not noted.
Eggs and larvaeDescription: A number of plankton hauls were made throughout the cruise. No. of hauls not noted.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 8
Description: A number of hauls took place throughout the cruise. Numbers of cod were caught and their stomachs sampled.