FRV Clupea 1083C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1083C
Cruise period1983-09-29 — 1983-10-03
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Collection of fish samples on the sludge dumping grounds off Bell Rock and St Abb's Head to meet Joint Monitoring Group sample requirements.
2. Survey of sediment on the above two sludge dumping grounds.
3. Recovery of crab cages just east of Leith.
4. Collection of a radio-caesium sample off Arbroath at 56º 32'N 2º 20'N
Chief scientistIan M Davies (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1083C cruise report cl10_83.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificForth sludge grounds
Chemical oceanography 
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of surveys = 2
Description: spatial & temporal distribution
Geology and geophysics 
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 17
Description: chemical analysis of sediments