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FRV Scotia 0200S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier0200S
Cruise period2000-01-24 — 2000-02-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesTo take part in the ICES International Bottom Trawl Survey in the North Sea. Continuation of time series aimed at estimating recruitment of juvenile commercial fish in the North Sea using a GOV Trawl.
Chief scientistAndrew W Newton (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectIBTSQ1
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0200S cruise report sc02_00.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthern North Sea, Orkney and Shetland
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0200S cruise track — sc02_00track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 46
Description: CTD profiling at trawl stations
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 46
Description: Top and Bottom samples at trawl stations
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 46
Description: Top and Bottom samples at trawl stations
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 46
Description: Top and Bottom samples at trawl stations
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 82
Description: Methot net used for herring larvae
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 46
Description: Counts and age composition of major commercial fish
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 46
Description: Counts and age composition of major commercial fish