Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1/76
Cruise period1976-02-10 — 1976-02-27
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To instrument, observe and compare the performance and drag of the small mesh North Sea Trawl with the Aberdeen 40' boltrope trawl.
2. To conduct comparative fishing trials between the North Sea Trawl and Aberdeen 40' trawl.
3. Provided conditions are suitable, to observe the behaviour of round fish in or near the trawl mouth during comparative fishing trials on the fishing grounds.
Chief scientistR Derek Galbraith (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1/76 cruise report cl1_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Gear research