FRV Scotia 11/60

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier11/60
Cruise period1960-12-01 — 1960-12-22
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesHydrographic, plankton and trawling surveys.
Chief scientistWilliam B Hall (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 11/60 cruise report sc11_60.pdf (0.29 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: trawl: haddock and whiting
Demersal fishDescription: trawl: gurnard and cod
CrustaceansDescription: nephrops survey
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of specimens = 500
Description: cod examined for nematodes