FRV Mara 6/79
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1979-07-02 — 1979-07-06|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. A baseline survey of the Beatrice Oilfield.
2. A survey of the dredging/reclamation disturbance near the Cromarty Firth.
|Chief scientist||Michael R Robertson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|Water bottle stations||Description: Samples taken at a series of stations north, south, east and west of the central rig in Beatrice Field.|
|Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements||Description: S only.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Sediment traps||Description: Sedimentation traps laid 1 mile east and 1 mile south of the central rig.|
|Zoobenthos||Description: Agassiz trawl hauls taken at a series of stations north, south, east and west of the central rig in Beatrice Field.|