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FRV Scotia 0201S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier0201S
Cruise period2001-01-18 — 2001-02-06
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.
Chief scientistAndrew W Newton (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectIBTS Q1 2001
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0201S cruise report sc02_01.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthern North Sea and Shetland area
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0201S cruise track — 0201ctrack.pdf (0.21 MB)  FRV Scotia 0201S cruise track — trk4500.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 53
Description: Vertical Profiles from CTD, verified by Reverser bottle sampling.
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 53
Description: Vertical Profiles from CTD, verified by Reverser bottle sampling.
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: Continuous thermosalinograph.
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 53
Description: Top and Bottom sampling at each station.
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 53
Description: Top and Bottom sampling at each station.
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 53
Description: Top and Bottom sampling at each station.
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 82
Description: Methot Net deployed for Herring/ Sprat larvae.
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 53
Description: Numbers, Length and Age frequencies of Fish species.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 53
Description: Numbers, Length and Age frequencies of Fish species.