Cruise inventory

Prince Madog 36/86

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifier36/86
Cruise period1986-09-08 — 1986-09-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Port of returnMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To collect fish samples from Liverpool Bay, for EQS submissions to
EC and Oslo/Paris Commissions.
2. To collect samples of surface sediment from the vicinity of the
Morecambe Bay gas field, for analysis for hydrocarbons and trace
metals, as part of the continuing study of the gas field development.
3. To collect samples of fish off Morecambe Bay and at sites south and
east of the Isle of Man as a continuation of the spatial variation
in contaminant concentrations.
Chief scientistAndrew Franklin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportPrince Madog 36/86 cruise report pd36_86.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsPrince Madog 36/86 cruise track — trk3264.html
Measurements 
Contamination 
Petroleum residues
Chlorinated hydrocarbons
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fish
Geology and geophysics 
Grab