Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1078C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1078C
Cruise period1978-09-06 — 1978-10-13
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey of herring larval abundance off the north and east coasts of Scotland.
2. To carry out a comparative herring larval sampling experiment with the Dutch vessel "Rose Marie".
Chief scientistDavid W McKay (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1078C cruise report cl10_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.34 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth, Orkney, Shetland.
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1078C cruise track — trk2272a.html FRV Clupea 1078C cruise track — trk2272b.html
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 246
Mammals and reptiles
Gear research