Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0898C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0898C
Cruise period1998-05-14 — 1998-05-25
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To improve our understanding of the ecology of post-smolt and pre-adult salmonid fishes in Scottish inshore waters.
2. To study the feeding ecology and circadian behaviour of juvenile salmonid fishes early in their marine life.
3. To obtain sea louse samples from the salmonid catch.
4. To undertake hydrographic and planktonic observations in the salmonid survey areas.
5. To make fish behaviour observations in a deck mounted tank.
Chief scientistRichard G J Shelton (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0898C cruise report cl8_98.pdf — access key 'C' (0.23 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificCromarty Firth, Moray Firth
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0898C cruise track — trk4372a.html FRV Clupea 0898C cruise track — trk4372b.html FRV Clupea 0898C cruise track — trk4372c.html
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 51
Description: Pelagic trawl hauls.