FRV Mara 8/69
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1969-07-07 — 1969-07-18|
|Objectives||1. To ascertain the response of the parachute drogues to the effect of swell on the surface pallet.
2. To investigate residual current flow at the eastern entrance to the Pentland Firth.
|Chief scientist||Harry D Dooley (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.03 MB)|
|Specific||Southern Moray Firth, North of Wick, Sinclair Bay|
|Other physical oceanographic measurements||Quantity: number of deployments = 6|
Description: Parachute drogues released, 1 being supported by purse seine floats, the other by 50'' pallets