Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0878C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0878C
Cruise period1978-07-31 — 1978-08-11
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To study the distribution and abundance of Pandalus borealis stock on the Fladen ground.
2. To observe the density and behaviour of Pandalus using underwater photography.
3. To undertake a plankton survey of the area.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0878C cruise report cl8_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.64 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFladen ground.
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0878C cruise track — trk2270.html
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 14
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 14
Description: population studies