RV G A Reay
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV G A Reay (74GD)|
|Cruise period||1984-10-15 — 1984-10-22|
|Port of departure||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out an echo integration survey for mackerel in the Minch and off the North coast of Scotland.
2. To capture mackerel for identification and experimental work.
3. To collect acoustic data from each consecutive transmission for subsequent detailed analyses.
|Chief scientist||I MacDonald (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.09 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
|Specific||Minch, N. coast Scotland|
|Track charts||(00 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 11|
Description: size distribution survey.
|Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.||Description: Acoustic data on mackerel shoal size.|