Cruise summary report
|Cruise period||1992-12-08 — 1992-12-12|
|Port of departure||St. Mawes, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||St. Mawes, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To assess pre-recruit scallop abundance inshore between Dodman Point and the Lizard (for comparison with offshore data collected by RV CORYSTES in July).
2. To use an underwater still camera to investigate a patch of juvenile scallops located in 1991. Due to delay of this survey, the camera was not available for this cruise.
3. To obtain 1991/92 catch/effort data from FV ROCKHOPPER logbook. Insufficient time to complete this aim.
|Chief scientist||David William Palmer (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
Description: dredge tows to determine pre-recruit scallop abundance