FRV Scotia 7/82
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (749S)|
|Cruise period||1982-07-09 — 1982-07-26|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out an acoustic and midwater trawling survey of herring in the Orkney-Shetland area and adjacent areas as part of an ICES coordinated survey.
2. To collect water samples for radio-caesium monitoring.
|Chief scientist||Roger S Bailey (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.20 MB)|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Orkney, Shetland and north of Scotland|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)|
|Radioactivity||Quantity: number of samples = 3|
Description: water samples collected for radio-caesium analysis.
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 31|
Description: Jackson midwater trawl for survey on distribution, biomass determination, physiology and population structures.