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Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 7/65

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier7/65
Cruise period1965-07-29 — 1965-08-21
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTransporting live plaice from the Isle of Man to Kentra Bay to to Loch Ewe. A Butt-Faroe line of hydrographic stations were commenced but bad weather forced the discontinuation of the line.

The cruise was curtailed by the illness and subsequent death of one of the crew, Mr G. Paterson.
Chief scientistRodney Jones (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 7/65 cruise report sc07_65.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements
Biology and fisheries 
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 544
Description: haddock
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyDescription: nephrops