FRV Alba Na Mara 0620A

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Alba Na Mara (74NM)
Cruise identifier0620A
Cruise period2020-11-03 — 2020-11-11
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom

1. To recover a total of 21 moorings as part of the ECOMMAS study and two windfarm developments.
2. To deploy two moorings at two of the recovery sites for ECOMMAS marine mammal/noise monitoring locations and nine moorings relating to the two windfarm sites.


The vessel will depart Fraserburgh harbour and, once all drills have been completed, head for the mooring locations. The ultimate order in which the moorings are serviced will be dictated by the weather and a daily programme will be agreed between the skipper and SIC.
Chief scientistRoss M Culloch (Marine Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise programmeFRV Alba Na Mara 0620A cruise programme 0620a.pdf  (0.29 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificEast coast of Scotland