FRV Scotia 1384S
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (749S)|
|Cruise period||1984-11-08 — 1984-11-22|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. Hydrographic work in the Faroe-Shetland Channel.
2. Trace metal analysis and hydrographic sampling to the west of Scotland, in the Firth of Clyde and in the Irish Sea.
3. Radio-caesium sampling at 4 standard positions.
|Chief scientist||J H Anthony Martin (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.06 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Faroe-Shetland Channel, Minches, Firth of Clyde, northern Irish Sea, Fair Isle Channel, NW North Sea|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 94|
|Phosphate||Quantity: number of samples = 111|
|Nitrate||Quantity: number of samples = 81|
|Silicate||Quantity: number of samples = 79|
|Radioactivity||Quantity: number of samples = 4|
Description: water samples collected for radio-caesium analysis.
|Suspended matter||Quantity: number of samples = 136|
|Trace metals||Quantity: number of samples = 110|