Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1897C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1897C
Cruise period1997-10-24 — 1997-11-04
StatusCompleted
Port of departureArdrossan, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo undertake fish and sediment sampling for the Clyde Trend, Garroch Head Check and Biomarker monitoring studies. Sampling will be mainly in the Clyde with two external control sites at Colonsay and Broad Bay.
Chief scientistJ M Pirie (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1897C cruise report cl18_97.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificClyde, Colonsay and Broad Bay
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1897C cruise track — cl18_97track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: activity duration in days = 6
Description: trawling to obtain sufficient fish samples to meet objectives of the trend monitoring programme.
Demersal fishQuantity: activity duration in days = 6
Description: trawling to obtain sufficient fish samples to meet objectives of the trend monitoring programme.
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of stations = 5
Description: sediment sampling.