FRV Scotia 7/49

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier7/49
Cruise period1949-07-09 — 1949-08-01
Port of departureGreenock, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTrawling, plankton & hydrography.
Chief scientistBennet B Rae (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 7/49 cruise report sc07_49.pdf (3.85 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Atlantic Ocean
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: A number of temperature and salinity measurements were collected throughout the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonDescription: A number of plankton samples were collected throughout the cruise. No. of samples not noted.
Demersal fishDescription: A number of trawls were made throughout the cruise, but number of catches were very poor. No. of trawls not noted.