FRV Mara 2/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier2/80
Cruise period1980-03-03 — 1980-03-14
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo tag roundfish and flatfish in the Moray Firth.
Chief scientistIan M Davies (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 2/80 cruise report mara2_80.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsFRV Mara 2/80 cruise track — trk2563.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 2
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 46
Description: 46 surface
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 43
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 43
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 43
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 14
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of stations = 2
Description: toxicology,monitoring