RV Dana 2/94

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Dana (26D4)
Cruise identifier2/94
Cruise period1994-02-22 — 1994-03-02
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the distribution, development and physiological stages of Calanus finmarchicus in relation to the oceanographic features of the Faroe-Shetland channel and northwest shelf.
2. To collect measurements of primary production and copepod egg production.
Chief scientistKathrine Richardson (Danish Institute for Fisheries Research)
Cruise reportRV Dana 2/94 cruise report dana2_94.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaroe - Shetland channel and northwest shelf
Track chartsRV Dana 2/94 cruise track — dana2_94track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsDescription: Conventional lowered CTD stations.
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 16
Description: to determine the distribution, development and physiological states of Calanus finmarchicus.