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Cruise inventory


Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameArdent
Cruise period1989-08-15 — 1989-08-22
ObjectivesArdent (DAFS charter) -
To determine the distribution and relative abundance of sandeel (Ammodytes marinus) on inshore fishing grounds at Shetland.
Chief scientistJ A Gauld (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportArdent  cruise report ardent_aug89.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsArdent  cruise track — ardent_aug89track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: number of hauls = 32
Description: trawl hauls of approximately 30 minutes duration using a commercial sandeel trawl to determine distribution and relative abundance.