Endeavour III 1005H
|Ship name (ship code)||Endeavour III (74W1)|
|Cruise period||2005-11-04 — 2005-11-14|
|Port of departure||Kinlochbervie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Kinlochbervie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Part of a coordinated multi vessel survey to assess the abundance of monkfish (Angler) around the Scottish Coast and subsequently provide a swept area abundance estimate of the stock. Randomised survey design within 'a priori' depth strata. Samples collected using a custom built 'monk trawl'(BT195) built specifically for this survey.|
|Chief scientist||Finlay Burns (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|General||North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)|
|Other physical oceanographic measurements||Quantity: number of profiles = 30|
Description: DST tag attached to headline of net provided temperature profile for every sample trawl.
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 30|
Description: Sample trawls conducted to sample monkfish/megrim.