Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0293S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0293S
Cruise period1993-03-03 — 1993-03-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesDemersal trawling survey of the grounds off the north and west coasts of Scotland.
Chief scientistKenneth A Coull (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0293S cruise report sc02_93.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth and west coasts of Scotland, Minches, F. of Clyde
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0293S cruise track — trk3888a.html FRV Scotia 0293S cruise track — trk3888b.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 45
Description: 1 hour tows with GOV trawl
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 45
Description: 1 hour tows with GOV trawl
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 34
Description: 20 E of Shetland, 14 E of Orkney