FRV Scotia 10/69
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Scotia (747S)|
|Cruise period||1969-11-05 — 1969-11-10|
|Objectives||1. To lay a current meter mooring 10 miles off the Ythan and to service a mooring at present 1.6 miles from the Ythan.
2. To release parachute drogues adjacent to the mooring and take occasional fixes on them.
3. To carry out a continuous survey of surface temperature, salinity and nitrate.
4. To release rhodamine B dye for advection and dispersion studies.
|Chief scientist||Harry D Dooley (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.08 MB)|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)||Quantity: number of measurements = 1|
Description: thermosalinograph ran continuously
|Current meters||Quantity: number of measurements = 7312|
Description: current speed and direction
|Nitrate||Quantity: number of measurements = 1|
Description: autoanalyser ran continuously