FRV Scotia 1800S_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier1800S_1
Cruise period2000-11-12 — 2000-11-30
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnScrabster, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To participate in the ICES coordinated Western Division Demersal trawl survey.
2. To obtain temperature and salinity data at each trawl position.
Survey was successfully completed.
Chief scientistAlexander P Robb (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectStudy Contract on Surveys in Western Waters
Coordinating bodyIFREMER/ ICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1800S_1 cruise report sc18_00part1.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth and west of Scotland, NW Ireland, Irish Sea
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1800S_1 cruise track — trk4499.html
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of profiles = 71
Description: Temp and Salinity profiles at each Trawl station.
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: activity duration in days = 19
Description: Temp and Salinity from Thermosalinograph.
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 71
Description: Biological information, length, age of Demersal and Pelagic fish.