FRV Mara 2/69
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1969-02-27 — 1969-03-14|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Ayr, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a herring egg and larval survey on Ballantrae Bank.
2. To carry out tests on the relative efficiencies of encased and unencased Gulf III samplers.
|Chief scientist||Ian G Baxter (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 3|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae||Description: Grabs taken from areas in which eggs had been located in previous surveys.|