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Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1396C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1396C
Cruise period1996-08-21 — 1996-09-05
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnArdrossan, United Kingdom
Objectives1. Sampling flatfish to investigate the effects of contaminants on reproductive physiology.
2. Sampling fish for biological effects monitoring for NMP.
3. Sampling sediments for hydrocarbon and other chemical analyses.
4. Sediment sampling and magnetometer survey associated with the Beaufort's Dyke monitoring.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1396C cruise report cl13_96.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificNE Atlantic, North Sea, Minches, Clyde, Solway
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1396C cruise track — trk4260.html
Trace metalsQuantity: number of stations = 22
Description: sediment sampling
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of samples = 44
Description: Grabs
Chlorinated hydrocarbonsQuantity: number of samples = 44
Description: Grabs
Contaminants in organismsQuantity: number of hauls = 44
Description: Trawls
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of stations = 4
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 44
Description: Trawls
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 4
Magnetic measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 100
Description: magnetometer