FRV Scotia 2/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier2/80
Cruise period1980-03-05 — 1980-03-23
Chief scientistIan G Baxter (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectMackerel Egg Survey
Coordinating bodyICES
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCeltic Sea
Bay of Biscay
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificWest of Ireland, Celtic Sea and Bay of Biscay
Track chartsFRV Scotia 2/80 cruise track — trk2537.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: See MAFF Fisheries Research Data Report No 17, 1989.
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 2
Description: Surface temperature and salinity
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 75
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of samples = 75
Description: distribution