Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 8/60

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier8/60
Cruise period1960-09-10 — 1960-09-29
StatusCompleted
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesHydrography, plankton and trawling surveys.
Chief scientistRobert E Craig (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 8/60 cruise report sc08_60.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 40
Description: samples taken
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: samples taken
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: samples taken
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: samples taken
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 40
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 40
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: trawl: herring, haddock and Norway pout
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: trawl: G. esmarkii, Sebastes, Argentina and Callionymus
CrustaceansQuantity: number of stations = 40
Description: trawl: nephrops
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: various fish collected