Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 9/66

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier9/66
Cruise period1966-11-01 — 1966-11-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesRoutine survey of the North Sea.
Chief scientistJohn R G Hislop (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 9/66 cruise report sc09_66.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: water samples
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 38
Description: water samples
Biology and fisheries 
Primary productivityQuantity: number of hauls = 38
Description: carbon samples and multi-depth indicator
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence)Quantity: number of stations = 38
Description: chlorophyll a samples and multi-depth indicator
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of samples = 3
Description: pesticide residue analysis
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: trawls including haddock and whiting
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: trawls including cod
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: samples of haddock guts and cod examined for nematodes