Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 3/62

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier3/62
Cruise period1962-03-03 — 1962-03-19
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesHydrography, plankton, trawling and echo-sounding.
Chief scientistJake H Fraser (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 3/62 cruise report sc03_62.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: hydrography
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: hydrography
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenDescription: water chemistry
PhosphateDescription: water chemistry
NitrateDescription: water chemistry
SilicateDescription: water chemistry
Trace elementsDescription: water chemistry
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivity
PhytoplanktonDescription: Gulf III samples at all stations; standard and townet as scheduled
ZooplanktonDescription: Gulf III samples at all stations; standard and townet as scheduled
Pelagic fishDescription: Vinge trawl hauls included: whiting,herring, sprat and haddock
Demersal fishDescription: Vinge trawl hauls included: gadoids, plaice and cod
CrustaceansDescription: Vinge trawls hauls, included: nephrops
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: whiting gall bladder samples
Geology and geophysics 
Single-beam echosoundingDescription: record