Cruise inventory

Ocean Bounty

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Ocean Bounty (74OF)
Cruise period1990-10-08 — 1990-10-18
Port of departureGranton, United Kingdom
Port of returnBerwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To survey the artificial reef in Pease Bay, Torness.
2. To estimate edible crab (Cancer pagurus) densities using the towed camera sledge.
Chief scientistJames A M Kinnear (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportOcean Bounty  cruise report ocean_bounty_oct90.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
CrustaceansDescription: Estimating edible crab densities.