Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0294S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0294S
Cruise period1994-01-31 — 1994-02-06
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo undertake water, benthos and sediment sampling. National Monitoring Plan
Chief scientistJ M Pirie (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectNational Monitoring Plan
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificSolway Firth, Firth of Clyde, Minches, Moray Firth, Tay and Tay/Forth
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0294S cruise track — trk4071.html
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 5
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 5
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 5
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 5
AmmoniaQuantity: number of stations = 5
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 5
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottom