Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 5A/67

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier5A/67
Cruise period1967-05-21 — 1967-05-24
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnFort William, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives Loch Eil hydrobiological survey.


The ''Maid'' was operated by ''Mara's'' crew who were responsible for catching the live fish used in the experiments
Temperature and salinity readings were taken using the NIO T/S bridge
Chief scientistRichard B Burns (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 5A/67 cruise report mara5_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificCaledonian Canal, Loch Eil, Kyle
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of surveys = 1
Description: hyrdrobiological survey
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of surveys = 1
Description: hyrdrobiological survey
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of surveys = 1
Description: hyrdrobiological survey