FRV Goldseeker 13/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier13/81
Cruise period1981-11-09 — 1981-11-19
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To study the dilution and dispersion of the liquid component of BACO waste using Rhodamine B dye as a tracer

2) To collect samples of sediment and benthos on the BACO dumping ground using a grab and Agassiz trawl.
Chief scientistGraham Topping (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 13/81 cruise report goldseeker13_81.pdf (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificN.E. Scotland
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosDescription: Agassiz Trawl
Geology and geophysics 
GrabDescription: Sediment and Benthos