Cruise inventory

Seaboard Invincible 0293H

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameSeaboard Invincible
Cruise identifier0293H
Cruise period1993-09-02 — 1993-09-13
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To conduct a plankton survey of the Scottish north and west coasts as part of the ICES international herring larval surveys (area Via).
2. To collect surface temperature and salinity data over the survey area.
Chief scientistSteven J Hay (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportSeaboard Invincible 0293H cruise report seaboard_invincible_0293h.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificScottish North West Coast
Track chartsSeaboard Invincible 0293H cruise track — seaboard_invincible_0293htrack.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: continous record of surface temperature and salinity obtained by thermosalinograph.
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 16
Description: made with the standard Dutch Gulf III net for herring larval studies.