Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0280C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0280C
Cruise period1980-03-05 — 1980-03-26
Port of departureUllapool, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To survey the grounds in the North and South Minches on which populations of Nephrops and Dichelopandalus bonnieri are found.
2. To study the abundance and distribution of squid species in the same areas, and to obtain data on mesh selectivity.
3. To make photographic studies of Nephrops and D. bonnieri communities.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0280C cruise report cl2_80.pdf — access key 'C' (0.43 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0280C cruise track — trk2559.html
Biology and fisheries 
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 16
Description: survey:distribution,population studies
Exploratory fishingDescription: commercial