Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 9/63

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier9/63
Cruise period1963-09-12 — 1963-09-30
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesHerring larval survey.
Chief scientistGeorge McPherson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 9/63 cruise report sc09_63.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Current metersDescription: current indicators released
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeDescription: herring larvae
Geology and geophysics 
Single-beam echosoundingDescription: no large traces found