FRV Clupea 1592C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1992-09-30 — 1992-10-21|
|Port of departure||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To test new DC motors on RCTV.
2. To observe and document the reaction behaviour of small cod within the extension and cod-end regions of a net.
3. To investigate visual illusions as a means of modifying reaction behaviour of fish in cod-ends.
4. To collect and deliver live fish for sonar target strength experiments.
|Chief scientist||Clem S Wardle (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: Live cod and haddock collected for sonar target strength experiments.|
|Other biological/fisheries measurement||Description: Fish behaviour in codend observed and documented.|