FRV Goldseeker 11/88 (1)
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Goldseeker (74GO)|
|Cruise identifier||11/88 (1)|
|Cruise period||1988-09-19 — 1988-09-28|
|Port of departure||Corpach, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Ardrishaig, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1) To investigate the settlement of scallops and queens in the Clyde Sea area, the Sound of Jura and the Sound of Mull.
2) To study the size and age compostition of scallop and queen stocks in the same areas and to examine the gonads of both species to determine their maturity stages.
|Chief scientist||James Mason (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||Clyde Sea, Sounds of Jura and Mull|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Molluscs||Description: The surveying of scallops and queens|
|Geology and geophysics|
|Dredge||Quantity: number of deployments = 25|
Description: To collect some molluscs for analysis.