FRV Clupea 10/76
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1976-08-16 — 1976-09-03|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. Measurement of currents in the Firth of Forth area using moored current meters.
2. Environmental station work in the Firth of Forth.
3. Collection of water samples (including the surface microlayer collected from a small boat) and benthos for hydrocarbon analysis in the Firth of Forth and along the Forties line.
4. Environmental station work along the JONSIS line.
|Chief scientist||Eric W Henderson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory), Graham Topping (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.08 MB)|
|Specific||Firth of Forth.|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 68|
|Current meters||Quantity: number of deployments = 4|
Description: 13 days
|Phosphate||Quantity: number of stations = 33|
|Nitrate||Quantity: number of stations = 66|
|Total - N||Quantity: number of stations = 31|
|Silicate||Quantity: number of stations = 33|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)||Quantity: number of stations = 40|
|Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)||Quantity: number of stations = 102|