Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1195C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1195C
Cruise period1995-07-06 — 1995-07-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesFish and sediment collection for biological effects component of the National Monitoring Plan; sediment samples for geochemical survey.
Chief scientistRon Stagg (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1195C cruise report cl11_95.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFirth of Forth, Firth of Tay, Inverness and Beauly Firths and Cromarty Firth
Measurements 
Contamination 
Trace metalsDescription: Grab samples taken for trace metal analysis, organic carbon and particle size and bioassays for sediment quality.
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishDescription: Plaice and viviparous blenny were sampled for determination of contamination, burdens and biological effects.
Geology and geophysics 
GrabDescription: Grab samples taken for trace metal analysis, organic carbon and particle size and bioassays for sediment quality.