Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 0203S

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (748S)
Cruise identifier0203S
Cruise period2003-01-15 — 2003-02-03
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesTo take part in the International Bottom Trawl Survey in the North Sea.
To determine the pre-recruit strength of selected commercial fish.To determine the abundance of pre-metamorphosis herring larvae.To monitor surface and bottom temperatures, salinities, nitrates, silicates and phosphates
Chief scientistAndrew W Newton (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectInternational Bottom Trawl Survey - Q1 North Sea
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 0203S cruise report sc02_03.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificShetland Isles and northern North Sea
Track chartsFRV Scotia 0203S cruise track — 0203strack.pdf (0.07 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Top and Bottom salinities and temperature
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: Underway salinity and temperature measured continuously throughout cruise by thermosalinograph
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Top and Bottom nutrient data
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Top and Bottom nutrient data
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 54
Description: Top and Bottom nutrient data
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 101
Description: Length and abundance of herring and sprat larvae
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 53
Description: Length, weight and age data for all major commercial fish
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 53
Description: Length, weight and age data for all major commercial fish
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
51  CTD/STD cast
Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Density of the water column
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Raw fluorometer output
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
6355902003-02-01 09:52 56° 57' 55" N  0° 31' 59" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635590
6355892003-02-01 07:18 57° 13' 11" N  0° 10' 6" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635589
6355772003-01-31 14:44 57° 36' 16" N  2° 12' 31" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635577
6355652003-01-31 12:55 57° 31' 49" N  1° 56' 10" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635565
6355532003-01-31 10:22 57° 16' 9" N  1° 51' 4" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635553
6355412003-01-31 07:30 57° 20' 21" N  2° 21' 18" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635541
6355282003-01-30 15:40 56° 45' 52" N  2° 31' 35" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635528
6355162003-01-30 10:20 56° 42' 25" N  3° 35' 15" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635516
6355042003-01-30 07:22 56° 45' 29" N  4° 11' 22" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635504
6354972003-01-29 12:26 57° 27' 28" N  3° 34' 16" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635497
6354852003-01-29 10:11 57° 38' 25" N  3° 40' 37" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635485
6354732003-01-29 07:24 57° 38' 41" N  4° 5' 39" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635473
6354612003-01-27 17:38 57° 53' 31" N  0° 41' 22" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635461
6354482003-01-27 13:10 58° 18' 33" N  0° 34' 18" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635448
6354362003-01-27 10:22 58° 23' 9" N  1° 9' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635436
6354242003-01-27 07:31 58° 41' 19" N  1° 10' 34" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635424
6354122003-01-26 13:39 58° 54' 34" N  0° 20' 25" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635412
6354002003-01-26 09:56 58° 55' 58" N  0° 41' 13" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635400
6353932003-01-26 07:44 59° 6' 40" N  0° 51' 56" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635393
6353812003-01-25 14:49 60° 0' 49" N  0° 38' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635381
6353682003-01-25 11:59 59° 47' 10" N  0° 27' 37" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635368
6353562003-01-23 17:19 60° 45' 23" N  0° 36' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635356
6353442003-01-23 13:32 61° 4' 4" N  0° 42' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635344
6353322003-01-23 11:15 61° 1' 34" N  1° 15' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635332
6353202003-01-23 07:32 60° 39' 48" N  1° 43' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635320
6353192003-01-22 13:17 60° 4' 10" N  1° 40' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635319
6353072003-01-22 10:35 59° 51' 19" N  1° 56' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635307
6352882003-01-22 08:07 59° 48' 2" N  2° 22' 3" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635288
6352762003-01-21 16:32 59° 3' 50" N  1° 51' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635276
6352642003-01-21 13:06 58° 53' 32" N  1° 50' 16" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635264
6352522003-01-21 10:36 58° 53' 46" N  2° 16' 49" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635252
6352402003-01-21 07:31 59° 11' 51" N  2° 15' 1" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635240
6352392003-01-20 16:24 57° 53' 13" N  3° 20' 25" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635239
6352272003-01-20 12:54 58° 12' 19" N  3° 1' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635227
6352152003-01-20 10:32 58° 11' 4" N  2° 37' 40" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635215
6352032003-01-20 07:32 57° 57' 28" N  2° 50' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635203
6351962003-01-19 16:26 58° 25' 23" N  0° 49' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635196
6351842003-01-19 12:41 58° 3' 37" N  1° 10' 1" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635184
6351722003-01-19 10:18 57° 49' 13" N  1° 3' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635172
6351602003-01-19 07:28 57° 47' 3" N  0° 19' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635160
6351592003-01-18 15:30 57° 21' 58" N  1° 11' 55" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635159
6351472003-01-18 12:28 57° 18' 43" N  0° 36' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635147
6351352003-01-18 09:14 56° 46' 22" N  0° 15' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635135
6351232003-01-17 13:54 56° 17' 57" N  0° 58' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635123
6351112003-01-17 11:28 56° 13' 3" N  1° 30' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635111
6350922003-01-17 08:23 56° 20' 1" N  2° 7' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635092
6350802003-01-16 13:12 56° 46' 13" N  1° 35' 43" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635080
6350792003-01-16 07:20 56° 46' 13" N  2° 14' 57" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635079
6356332003-02-02 11:55 55° 55' 43" N  1° 23' 22" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635633
6356212003-02-02 07:25 55° 50' 32" N  0° 31' 25" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635621
6356082003-02-01 13:24 56° 34' 59" N  1° 9' 17" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 635608