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FRV Clupea 1000C_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1000C_1
Cruise period2000-07-07 — 2000-07-15
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo undertake hydrochemical surveys in the Minch off Loch Snizort.
To undertake small scale hydrochemical surveys at fish farms, including Loch Duich.
To collect sediment cores for historical analysis of microplankton remains.
farms.
Chief scientistGavin Grewar (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1000C_1 cruise report 1000c.pdf (1.02 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Torridon, Rona, Loch Duich, the Minch
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: CTD and water bottle stations using seabird SBE25 and carousel
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: CTD and water bottle stations using seabird SBE25 and carousel
Total - NQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: CTD and water bottle stations using seabird SBE25 and carousel
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 42
Description: CTD and water bottle stations using seabird SBE25 and carousel
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 81
Description: Day-grabs for chemical analysis
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 9
Description: Sholkavich cores for historical analysis of microplankton remains.
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 8
Description: Box core, discrete, pore water, sediments for chemical analysis.