Ferder 77/8 Leg 2
Cruise summary report
|Cruise identifier||77/8 Leg 2|
|Cruise period||1977-06-26 — 1977-07-17|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1977 Drilling Programme.
To investigate and confirm the presence and nature of the Tertiary and Mesozoic sediment basins in the area to the north-west of Scotland, and around the Orkney and Shetland Islands.
7 boreholes were drilled (77/16, 77/60, 77/81, 77/31, 77/12, 77/39 and 77/15)
|Chief scientist||John A Chesher (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh)|
|Cruise report||(10 MB)|
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Geology and geophysics|
|In-situ seafloor measurement/sampling||Quantity: number of cores = 7|
Description: drilling - 7 boreholes drilled