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FRV Scotia 1801S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier1801S
Cruise period2001-12-06 — 2001-12-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To conduct routine hydrographic sampling at stations along the standard JONSIS, Fair Isle-Munken and Nolso-Flugga survey lines.
2. To conduct plankton and hydrographic sampling with ARIES in the Faroe Shetland Channel.
3. To conduct plankton and hydrographic sampling with ARIES at stations in the Northern North sea and the Norwegian trench.
Chief scientistJohn Dunn (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectJONSIS
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 1801S cruise report sc18_01.pdf (0.20 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorthern North Sea, Faroe Shetland Channel
Track chartsFRV Scotia 1801S cruise track — sc18_01track.pdf (0.09 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 70
Description: ARIES oblique tows
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Casts using Seabird CTD
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Casts using Seabird CTD
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 70
Description: ARIES oblique tows
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Casts using Seabird CTD
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Casts using Seabird CTD
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 70
Description: ARIES oblique tows
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of samples = 24
Description: Chlorophyll samples
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of stations = 70
Description: ARIES oblique tows