Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0193C_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0193C_1
Cruise period1993-01-06 — 1993-01-08
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To lay six current meter moorings.
2. To undertake a hydrochemical survey along the east coast of Scotland, Moray Firth to the Firth of Forth.
Chief scientistPhilip W Balls (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectCoastal Zone Project
Coordinating bodySOAFD
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0193C_1 cruise report cl1_93.pdf — access key 'C' (0.22 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificEast coast of Scotland (Moray Firth, Firth of Forth).
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0193C_1 cruise track — trk3890.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of measurements = 100
Description: thermosalinograph
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 8
Current metersQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: 7 ACM deployed
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 7
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 7
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 7
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 7
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 8
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Current meters56° 31' 0" N  2° 31' 0" W — 2 ACM, 1 WLR deployed 7.1.93
Current meters56° 22' 0" N  2° 37' 59" W — 1 ACM deployed 7.1.93
Current meters56° 16' 0" N  2° 32' 59" W — 2 ACM deployed 8.1.93
Current meters56° 22' 0" N  2° 30' 0" W — 2 ACM deployed 8.1.93
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)56° 31' 0" N  2° 31' 0" W — 2 ACM, 1 WLR deployed 7.1.93
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
8  CTD/STD cast
Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
4032471993-01-06 19:10 57° 7' 30" N  1° 52' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403247
4032591993-01-06 20:10 57° 7' 31" N  1° 54' 19" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403259
4032601993-01-06 20:34 57° 7' 23" N  1° 56' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403260
4032721993-01-06 20:53 57° 7' 21" N  1° 58' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403272
4032841993-01-06 21:11 57° 7' 23" N  2° 0' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403284
4032961993-01-06 21:23 57° 7' 23" N  2° 1' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403296
4033031993-01-06 21:33 57° 7' 18" N  2° 2' 4" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403303
4033151993-01-07 15:20 56° 27' 24" N  2° 44' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 403315