Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1397C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1397C
Cruise period1997-08-04 — 1997-08-14
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesTo determine the distribution and relative abundance of sandeels (Ammodytes marinus) on inshore fishing grounds around the Shetland Isles.
To obtain quantities of sandeel for use as fish food by the Fish Behaviour Section of the Laboratory.
Chief scientistCraig G Davis (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1397C cruise report cl13_97.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificShetland Isles
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 46
Description: sandeel abundance and distribution.