Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 8/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier8/72
Cruise period1972-08-28 — 1972-10-06
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To carry out herring larval surveys off the east coast of Scotland.
2. To make hydrographic observations off the east coast of Scotland.
Chief scientistDavid W McKay (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 8/72 cruise report cl8_72.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 193
Description: 1 with T only
Current metersDescription: 6 days
Instrumented wave measurementsQuantity: 1
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: 258