Cruise inventory

Stella

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameStella
Cruise period1989-07-30 — 1989-08-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To study the behaviour of haddock and whiting escaping from both diamond and square mesh codends.
2. To combine the investigation of the physiological condition of fish at various stages of the trawling process by measuring the lactic acid and glycogen levels before, during and after total exhaustion in the codend.
3. To recover all the cages from the sea bed and return them to Aberdeen.
Chief scientistJohn Main (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportStella  cruise report stella_jul89.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificLoch Gairloch
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: Observing fish behaviour when escaping from both diamond and square mesh codends.
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: Studying the physiological condition of fish at various stages of trawling process.