Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0777C_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0777C_2
Cruise period1977-05-23 — 1977-05-26
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Benthic surveys of the St Abbs Head and Bell Rock sewage sludge dumping grounds using underwater television with additional grab, core and Agassiz trawl sampling.
2. Benthic survey offshore of the Edinburgh sewage effluent pipe position 55° 59.8' N 03° 07.3' W.
Chief scientistJ M Pirie (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0777C_2 cruise report cl7_77.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSt Abbs Head, Bell Rock
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of stations = 13
Description: Samples with the Craib corer
Bottom photographyQuantity: activity duration in hours = .25
Description: Recordings of 5-15 minutes duration were made. The visibility of the near bottom was shot, and sediment and benthic epifauna identification took place