Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0478C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0478C
Cruise period1978-05-08 — 1978-05-18
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
ObjectivesDeployment of Queen cages, sedimentation traps and a thermistor chain.
Hydrochemical, micro-biological and hydro-carbon surveys.
Chief scientistJ H Anthony Martin (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0478C cruise report cl4_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSullom Voe, Moray Firth.
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 29
Transparency (eg transmissometer)
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 24
Total - NQuantity: number of stations = 18
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 24
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 24
Suspended matter
Petroleum residues
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 24
Description: distribution studies
Particulate organic matter (inc POC, PON)Quantity: number of samples = 36