Ferder 78/5 Leg 2
Cruise summary report
|Cruise identifier||78/5 Leg 2|
|Cruise period||1978-05-12 — 1978-05-26|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||The purpose of this leg was to continue the programme of drilling selected priority sites, and if necessary bad weather sites, initiated during the first leg in which pre-Quaternary rocks would be encountered. These sites occur mainly between the north of Lewis and the Shetlands. Fugro re-entry system; NEC gas recorder; drill.
5 sites were occupied were boreholes were drilled: site 97, 78/4; site 9, 78/5; site 18A, 78/6; site 17, 78/7; and site 66, 78/8. Borehole 78/6 wasn't completed due to drilling difficulties.
|Chief scientist||John A Chesher (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh)|
|Cruise report||(2.53 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Track charts||(0.59 MB)|
|Geology and geophysics|
|In-situ seafloor measurement/sampling||Quantity: number of stations = 5|
Description: 5 sites with a borehole drilled at each