FRV Clupea 0984C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0984C
Cruise period1984-07-31 — 1984-08-15
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To place current meter moorings and do associated hydrography west of South Uist.
2. To do the physical and chemical sampling of the Jonsis Line.
3. If time permits, to do hydrographic work west of Shetland.
All the objectives were successfully completed.
Chief scientistJ H Anthony Martin (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0984C cruise report cl9_84.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Specific W. of S.Uist/Shetland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0984C cruise track — trk3085.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 83
Current metersDescription: 3 moorings
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 21
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 21
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 21