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FRV Scotia 0401S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier0401S
Cruise period2001-02-27 — 2001-03-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. Demersal trawling survey of the grounds off the north and west coasts of Scotland and Irish Sea.
2. To obtain temperature and salinity data from surface and sea bed at each trawling position.
Chief scientistKenneth A Coull (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Project(VIA) West of Scotland, Ground fish surveys
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0401S cruise report sc04_01.pdf (0.09 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 coasts of Scotland; Irish Sea
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0401S cruise track — trk4507.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Description: Thermosalinograph used continuously throughout trip.
CTD stationsQuantity: number of profiles = 57
Description: CTD deployed at start of each station (sampled for trawling)
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 57
Description: GOV trawl with small mesh liner towed for 30mins at each station. Length measurements taken for each species encountered. Age samples taken for Cod, Haddock,Mackerel,Whiting, Saithe, Norway Pout,Herring and Sprat. Data collected to provide index in relation to numbers at age for each species.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 57
Description: GOV trawl with small mesh liner towed for 30mins at each station. Length measurements taken for each species encountered. Age samples taken for Cod, Haddock,Mackerel,Whiting, Saithe, Norway Pout,Herring and Sprat. Data collected to provide index in relation to numbers at age for each species.
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 57
Description: GOV trawl with small mesh liner towed for 30mins at each station. Length measurements taken for each species encountered. Age samples taken for Cod, Haddock,Mackerel,Whiting, Saithe, Norway Pout,Herring and Sprat. Data collected to provide index in relation to numbers at age for each species.
Data held at BODC Get data
Series/Profiles 
55  CTD/STD cast
Vertical spatial coordinates
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5719342001-03-03 20:25 56° 21' 47" N  8° 31' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571934
5720582001-03-06 06:32 54° 5' 38" N  4° 2' 8" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572058
5718172001-03-01 14:39 59° 1' 15" N  6° 48' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571817
5719092001-03-03 09:29 57° 18' 39" N  8° 27' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571909
5720102001-03-05 09:32 55° 17' 20" N  5° 11' 19" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572010
5720342001-03-05 18:00 54° 38' 10" N  3° 55' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572034
5721992001-03-09 14:55 54° 43' 13" N  5° 40' 37" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572199
5723722001-03-13 06:04 58° 42' 49" N  4° 27' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572372
5717742001-02-28 07:14 58° 47' 57" N  3° 41' 32" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571774
5719102001-03-03 13:43 56° 44' 59" N  9° 0' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571910
5719952001-03-04 21:23 55° 28' 1" N  7° 38' 31" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571995
5720092001-03-05 06:39 55° 27' 26" N  4° 49' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572009
5717982001-02-28 18:36 59° 20' 54" N  5° 4' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571798
5718052001-03-01 11:23 58° 46' 45" N  6° 7' 2" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571805
5718292001-03-01 19:31 58° 39' 23" N  7° 13' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571829
5718782001-03-02 19:40 57° 42' 41" N  9° 5' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571878
5720462001-03-05 19:56 54° 25' 27" N  3° 52' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572046
5720952001-03-06 14:03 53° 50' 31" N  3° 43' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572095
5722312001-03-10 13:05 55° 53' 51" N  6° 43' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572231
5721872001-03-09 12:14 54° 30' 42" N  5° 10' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572187
5722672001-03-10 21:17 56° 35' 24" N  7° 24' 26" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572267
5723592001-03-12 15:50 58° 23' 10" N  5° 42' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572359
5721632001-03-09 06:37 54° 15' 51" N  4° 58' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572163
5723112001-03-11 19:00 57° 54' 35" N  6° 11' 24" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572311
5723352001-03-12 12:15 58° 16' 21" N  6° 0' 56" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572335
5722922001-03-11 16:53 57° 42' 43" N  5° 58' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572292
5721142001-03-08 12:14 54° 2' 21" N  5° 11' 25" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572114
5721262001-03-08 15:44 53° 46' 12" N  5° 34' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572126
5721512001-03-08 20:40 54° 1' 27" N  5° 44' 22" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572151
5722802001-03-11 10:58 57° 5' 0" N  6° 58' 14" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572280
5723602001-03-12 17:56 58° 32' 19" N  5° 34' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572360
5718422001-03-02 09:46 58° 31' 32" N  7° 59' 28" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571842
5719462001-03-04 06:03 56° 13' 0" N  9° 7' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571946
5721752001-03-09 09:39 54° 12' 21" N  5° 23' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572175
5722062001-03-10 06:04 55° 49' 26" N  8° 14' 8" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572206
5722432001-03-10 15:56 56° 22' 9" N  6° 49' 26" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572243
5718302001-03-02 06:07 58° 17' 44" N  7° 22' 51" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571830
5718542001-03-02 14:16 58° 5' 10" N  8° 48' 39" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571854
5719582001-03-04 09:39 55° 50' 26" N  9° 0' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571958
5719712001-03-04 13:47 55° 28' 34" N  9° 15' 7" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571971
5720222001-03-05 16:23 54° 36' 6" N  4° 9' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572022
5720712001-03-06 08:51 54° 5' 59" N  3° 39' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572071
5721022001-03-06 17:35 53° 29' 11" N  4° 10' 33" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572102
5722182001-03-10 09:07 55° 50' 19" N  7° 48' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572218
5722552001-03-10 19:21 56° 25' 50" N  7° 26' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572255
5717862001-02-28 14:07 59° 24' 52" N  3° 37' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571786
5718662001-03-02 16:09 58° 4' 53" N  8° 59' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571866
5718912001-03-03 06:37 57° 37' 8" N  8° 29' 44" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571891
5719832001-03-04 17:36 55° 19' 52" N  8° 28' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571983
5720832001-03-06 11:44 53° 59' 19" N  3° 44' 58" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572083
5722792001-03-11 08:03 56° 45' 0" N  6° 57' 51" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572279
5723232001-03-12 07:57 58° 0' 6" N  5° 47' 28" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572323
5719222001-03-03 17:42 56° 36' 3" N  8° 33' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 571922
5723472001-03-12 13:45 58° 23' 49" N  5° 59' 27" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572347
5721382001-03-08 17:59 53° 40' 9" N  5° 57' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 572138