FRV Scotia 2/68

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier2/68
Cruise period1968-03-20 — 1968-03-31
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesStation No.34
1. Current meter work at Fladen.
2. Dispersion and current studies on Ballantrae Bank.
3. Further current meter work at Fladen.
Chief scientistHarry D Dooley (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 2/68 cruise report sc02_68.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Atlantic Ocean
Specific58.30N 00.30E
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: T only
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 8
Surface drifters/drifting buoysDescription: bottom