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FRV Clupea 1502C_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1502C_1
Cruise period2002-09-23 — 2002-09-25
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnMontrose, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo recover long-term hydrographic monitoring moorings off Stonehaven, on the Wee Bankie and off the Marr Bank.
Chief scientistMichael R Robertson (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1502C_1 cruise report 1502c.pdf (1.98 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificWee Bankie; Marr Bank, Stonehaven
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1502C_1 cruise track — 1502ctrack.pdf (0.56 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of profiles = 3
Description: CTD stations
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature measurements56° 15' 7" N  2° 0' 38" W — Wee Bankie mooring. Temperature loggers at 15, 20, 30 and 40 metres, recovered 24/09/02
Subsurface temperature measurements56° 59' 58" N  1° 45' 30" W — Stonehaven mooring. Temperature loggers at 15, 20, 30, 35 and 50 metres, recovered 23/09/02
Subsurface temperature measurements56° 15' 0" N  1° 30' 1" W — Marr Bank mooring. Temperature loggers at 15, 20, 30, 35 and 50 metres, recovered 24/09/02
Current meters56° 15' 7" N  2° 0' 38" W — Wee Bankie mooring. Current meter at 21 metres depth, recovered 24/09/02
Current meters56° 15' 0" N  1° 30' 1" W — Marr Bank mooring. Current meters at 19 and 40 metres depth, recovered 24/09/02
Current meters56° 59' 58" N  1° 45' 30" W — Stonehaven mooring. Current meters at 29 and 70 metres depth, recovered 23/09/02
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)56° 59' 58" N  1° 45' 30" W — Stonehaven mooring. Fluorometer at 30 metres, recovered 24/09/02
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)56° 15' 7" N  2° 0' 38" W — Wee Bankie mooring. Fluorometer at 22 metres, recovered 24/09/02
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)56° 15' 0" N  1° 30' 1" W — Marr Bank mooring. Fluorometer at 20 metres, recovered 24/09/02