FRV Scotia 9/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier9/70
Cruise period1970-11-16 — 1970-12-05
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTrawling and environmental survey of the northern North Sea.
Chief scientistD D Seaton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 9/70 cruise report sc09_70.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 8
Description: top & bottom only
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: 8
NitrateQuantity: 8
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: 8
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 1
Description: international standard net
ZooplanktonQuantity: 8
Description: Gulf III type,W.P.3 nets