FRV Scotia 10/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier10/81
Cruise period1981-10-09 — 1981-10-28
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo take part in the ICES Herring Larval Surveys in Division VIa.
Chief scientistDavid W McKay (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectHerring larval Survey by ICES
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 10/81 cruise report sc10_81.pdf (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth and west of Scotland; northwest of Ireland; Minches.
Track chartsFRV Scotia 10/81 cruise track — trk2703a.html FRV Scotia 10/81 cruise track — trk2703b.html
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of samples = 242
Description: monitoring and distribution