Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 8/79

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier8/79
Cruise period1979-07-25 — 1979-08-15
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnLerwick, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesFish stock surveying in Northwestern North Sea, Shetland, north coast of Scotland, Minches, north and west of Outer Hebrides.
Chief scientistRoger S Bailey (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthwestern North Sea, Shetland, north coast of Scotland, Minches, north and west of Outer Hebrides
Track chartsFRV Scotia 8/79 cruise track — trk2409a.html FRV Scotia 8/79 cruise track — trk2409b.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: distribution, biomass distribution
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.