MV Farsain DP0408
|Ship name||MV Farsain|
|Cruise period||2008-12-03 — 2008-12-11|
|Port of departure||Craobh Haven, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Craobh Haven, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||To establish a semi-permanent seabed installation for monitoring prevailing seabed current conditions and associated suspended sediment loading at the southern end of the Garvellachs, Firth of Lorn.
To survey the site to provide a detailed description of the associated habitat and benthic sub-littoral communities.
|Chief scientist||Mike Breen (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||Firth of Lorn|
|Data held at BODC|
|1 Acoustic current meter|
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Date and time