Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 10/60

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier10/60
Cruise period1960-11-05 — 1960-11-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesHerring larval survey.
Parasite studies.
Hydrography and chemistry.
Plankton surveys.
Chief scientistZbigniew Kabata (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 10/60 cruise report sc10_60.pdf — access key 'C' (0.32 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 500
Description: bottom current markers
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of stations = 33
Description: drift bottles released
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: number of deployments = 20
Description: drift indicators
Chemical oceanography 
Oxygen
Phosphate
Silicate
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 64
Description: herring larval suvey
CrustaceansQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: nephrops
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: parasite studies, samples of whiting gall bladder
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of stations = 14
Description: cod examined for porrocaecum