Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 1301S_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier1301S_1
Cruise period2001-08-22 — 2001-08-30
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Offshore oil development and production effects on hydrocarbon loadings in fish, shellfish and sediments in the Fladen Ground.
2. To conduct a stratified sampling survey in the Fladen Ground to determine temporal changes in hydrocarbon loading in surficial and depth profile sediment samples.
Chief scientistAlistair D McIntosh (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1301S_1 cruise report sc13_01part1.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth, Fladen Ground
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1301S_1 cruise track — sc13_01part1trk.pdf (0.01 MB) 
Measurements 
Contamination 
Petroleum residuesQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: Hydrocarbon chemistry on liver and flesh, Biochemical measurements on liver and bile
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of hauls = 21
Description: Hydrocarbon chemistry on liver and flesh, Biochemical measurements on liver and bile
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 397
Description: Day Grab, sediment analysis for hydrocarbon chemistry