FRV Scotia 8/58
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (747S)|
|Cruise period||1958-08-22 — 1958-09-04|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
Firth of Forth survey.
|Chief scientist||Harold J Thomas (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.06 MB)|
|Specific||Firth of Forth|
|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||Description: A number of plankton hauls were made throughout the cruise. Some herring larvae were found in the catches. No. of hauls not noted.|
|Eggs and larvae||Description: A number of plankton hauls were made throughout the cruise. Some herring larvae were found in the catches. No. of hauls not noted.|
|Crustaceans||Quantity: number of specimens = 500|
Description: A number of lobster specimens were collected, only one female was berried.