FRV Scotia 1/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier1/69
Cruise period1969-02-11 — 1969-02-26
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnLeith, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo take part in an international survey of the distribution and abundance of adolescent herring in the North Sea.
Chief scientistGeorge McPherson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1/69 cruise report sc01_69.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 15
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 5