RV Dana 1/95

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Dana (26D4)
Cruise identifier1/95
Cruise period1995-01-13 — 1995-01-26
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the distribution, development and physiological states of Calanus finmarchicus in relation to the oceanographic features of the northern North Sea/Faroe Bank, and the southern Norwegian Sea.
2. To collect measurements of primary production and copepod egg production in the northern North Sea.
Chief scientistKathrine Richardson (Danish Institute for Fisheries Research), Mike R Heath (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Dana 1/95 cruise report dana1_95.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Norwegian Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthern North Sea/Faroe Bank and the southern Norwegian Sea
Track chartsRV Dana 1/95 cruise track — dana1_95track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 50
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 1356
Description: plankton samples to determine distribution, development and physical states of Calanus finmarchicus.