FRV Scotia 7/57
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (747S)|
|Cruise period||1957-08-06 — 1957-08-17|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. Productivity and Carbon-14 experiments.
2. Herring larvae survey.
|Chief scientist||John H Steele (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements||Description: A number of temperature measurements were collected throughout the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of hauls = 42|
Description: A number of plankton hauls took place throughout the cruise. Good hauls were made.
|Geology and geophysics|
|Multi-beam echosounding||Description: The echo-sounder was deployed throughout the cruise. A number of small fish traces was noted several times. No. of deployments not noted.|