Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 9/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier9/76
Cruise period1976-07-29 — 1976-08-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To compare the efficiencies of various types of tags for herring caught by purse seine in the north western North Sea.
2. To carry out an echo-integration survey around the Shetland Isles.
Chief scientistGeorge McPherson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory), Tom Bruce (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 9/76 cruise report cl9_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Specificnorth-western North Sea and around the Shetland Isles.
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.
Taggings