FRV Mara 3/76
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1976-03-08 — 1976-03-26|
|Port of return||Corpach, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1) To observe the responses of fish to sections of long-line baited with natural and artificial baits using the low light level television system.
2) To collaborate with a local fisherman and conduct comparative fishing trials using artificial baits. To obtain stomach samples from fish captured by lines and also from predatory birds such as the shag, Phalocrocorax aristotelis.
|Chief scientist||Alistair D F Johnstone (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.09 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: Comparative fishing trials.|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Bottom photography||Quantity: number of stations = 33|