FRV Goldseeker 10/87
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Goldseeker (74GO)|
|Cruise period||1987-08-24 — 1987-09-08|
|Port of departure||Kyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Troon, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1) To investigate the use of a sledge mounted colour television for surveying scallop grounds.
2) To observe the effects of modifications to the sledge.
3) To obtain video tape recordings of commercial scallop and Nephrops grounds
|Chief scientist||Trevor R W Howell (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||West of Scotland, Minches|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Molluscs||Description: Scallop surveys.|
|Gear research||Description: Seeing how the modifications affected the sledge.|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Bottom photography||Quantity: number of deployments = 14|
Description: Use of colour camera to get pictures of the scallop grounds.