Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 4/64

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier4/64
Cruise period1964-06-09 — 1964-06-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesTagging of cod, haddock and whiting.
Hydrography and plankton surveys.
Chief scientistDavid J Symonds (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 4/64 cruise report sc04_64.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: hydrography
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: hydrography
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 4
Description: current indicators
Chemical oceanography 
Oxygen
PhosphateDescription: nutrients
NitrateDescription: nutrients
SilicateDescription: nutrients
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 5
Description: oblique hauls with 1m net
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 5
Description: oblique hauls with 1m net
TaggingsQuantity: number of samples = 2437
Description: 2054 haddock, 364 cod and 19 whiting