Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0794S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (749S)
Cruise identifier0794S
Cruise period1994-05-11 — 1994-05-24
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Braer oil spill effects on hydrocarbon loadings in sediments and fish.
2. East Shetland Basin hydrocarbon survey.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0794S cruise report sc07_94.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificShetland Islands coastal waters
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0794S cruise track — trk4088a.html FRV Scotia 0794S cruise track — trk4088b.html
Measurements 
Contamination 
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of stations = 211
Description: Stations by Day Grab for Hydrocarbon analysis
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of stations = 41
Description: Stations by Craib Corer for total hydrocarbon analysis
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 37
Description: Stations by Craib Corer for Redox Potential measurement, profile
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of stations = 24
Description: Stations by Day Grab for Macrobenthos analysis
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 35
Description: Bottom trawls.