Cruise inventory

MV Resolution 9223H

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MV Resolution (74E8)
Cruise identifier9223H
Cruise period1992-06-24 — 1992-07-13
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a survey for mackerel and horse mackerel eggs on the "western" stocks of these species.
2. To sample adult mackerel to obtain ovary samples for estimation of atresia.
3. To monitor temperature and salinity in the sampling area.
Chief scientistMartin Walsh (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectMackerel Survey
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportMV Resolution 9223H cruise report resolution_2392h.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth, West and South of Ireland
Track chartsMV Resolution 9223H cruise track — trk3875.html
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: activity duration in days = 19
CTD stations
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of hauls = 113
Description: oblique hauls towed CTD (H10)
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: 113
Description: Mackerel and Horse Mackerel eggs
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 18
Description: hauls, Mackerel Atresia samples