FRV Scotia 1999S
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (748S)|
|Cruise period||1999-12-08 — 1999-12-22|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To conduct routine hydrographic sampling at stations along the standard JONSIS, Fair Isle-Munken and Nolso-Flugga survey lines.
2. To conduct plankton sampling with the OCEAN sampler at selected stations along the Fair Isle-Munken and Nolso-Flugga lines.
3. To conduct comparative tows with the OCEAN sampler and ARIES in the Faroe Shetland Channel.
4. To conduct plankton and hydrographic sampling with ARIES at stations in the Norwegian Sea.
|Chief scientist||Mike R Heath (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Project||Climate Change AE11N|
|Coordinating body||Scottish Executive Rural Affairs Department|
|Cruise report||(0.35 MB)|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Northwestern North Sea, Faroe Shetland Channel and Norwegian Sea|
|Track charts||(0.04 MB)|
|CTD stations||Quantity: number of stations = 17|
Description: Towed Oblique Seabird 911+ CTD Stations
|CTD stations||Quantity: number of stations = 42|
Description: Seabird 911+/ Seabird 25 CTD and Rosette casts
|Biology and fisheries|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of stations = 19|
Description: Depth stratified plankton hauls with 200 micrometre net
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Quantity: number of stations = 19|
Description: Optical plankton counter tows