FRV Explorer 7/81
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Explorer (74EX)|
|Cruise period||1981-07-29 — 1981-08-19|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Leith, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||To carry out a demersal trawling survey in the North Sea.
A mid-trip break took place on the 10/08/1981 until the 11/08/1981.
|Chief scientist||D W Armstrong (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.06 MB)|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Track charts||(00 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 64|
Description: 8833 fish stomachs examined and 3071 preserved from cod, haddock, whiting and saithe. 111 fish weighed at sea and all otoliths collected were mounted and read at sea