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Prince Madog 35/85

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifier35/85
Cruise period1985-09-02 — 1985-09-05
Port of departureMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Port of returnMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect fish samples from Liverpool Bay for EQS project.

2. To collect samples of fish at a number of sites south and east of the Isle of Man, as a continuation of the study on spatial variation in contaminant concentrations.

A total of 15 stations were successfully completed, mainly due to adverse weater conditions. The results will enable aim 1 to be achieved and add a considerable amount of data to the spatial contaminant study (aim 2).
Chief scientistAndrew Franklin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportPrince Madog 35/85 cruise report prince_madog35_85.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsPrince Madog 35/85 cruise track — trk3145.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 15