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FRV Clupea 1193C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1193C
Cruise period1993-05-27 — 1993-06-06
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo investigate the population dynamics of Alexandrium tamarense in the Firths of Forth and Tay.
Chief scientistJohn Dunn (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1193C cruise report cl11_93.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth and Firth of Tay
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsDescription: Towed CTD run continuously throughout the cruise.
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 49
Description: integrated phytoplankton samples.
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomDescription: Craib corer to investigate phytoplantkon growth rates.
Multi-beam echosoundingDescription: RoxAnn run continuously throughout the cruise.