FRV Scotia 0384S
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (749S)|
|Cruise period||1984-03-25 — 1984-04-05|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Tests of fish-finding echosounders.
Experiments with free fall camera system.
Evaluation of new scanning sonar.
|Chief scientist||J Ian Edwards (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory), Sinclair T Forbes (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||North coast of Scotland, St Kilda, Minch, west coast of Scotland, Moray Firth|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.||Quantity: number of deployments = 4|
Description: survey: distribution, biomass determination
|Geology and geophysics|
|Long/short range side scan sonar||Quantity: number of hauls = 100|