FRV Scotia 2/69
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (747S)|
|Cruise period||1969-03-09 — 1969-03-27|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Released 100 bottom current markers off the mouth of the River Ythan.
Trawled in the Buchan Deeps and worked a line of stations to the east or Orkney. There was an intention fo work a line of stations due east but abandoned due to adverse weather conditions.
|Chief scientist||Richard B Burns (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.23 MB)|
|Bathythermograph||Quantity: number of profiles = 26|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 25|
Description: 8 T surface
|Surface drifters/drifting buoys||Description: bottom|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)||Quantity: 25|