Cruise inventory

MV Farsain DP0408

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameMV Farsain
Cruise identifierDP0408
Cruise period2008-12-03 — 2008-12-11
StatusCompleted
Port of departureCraobh Haven, United Kingdom
Port of returnCraobh Haven, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo 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 scientistMike Breen (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificFirth of Lorn
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Acoustic current meter
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Date and time
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
10392812008-12-11 15:40  — 2009-01-21 04:20 56° 12' 51" N  5° 48' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1039281