FRV Goldseeker 11/84
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Goldseeker (74GO)|
|Cruise period||1984-10-18 — 1984-11-07|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1) To observe Nephrops behavious along the sweep wires and at the wingends with special attention to whether or not Nephrops pass from the sweeps towards the wingends.
2) To make diving observations of Nephrops reactions at dusj using TUV II
3) Tocompare the sizes of catches of Nephrops and fish on commercial grounds using BT 160 trawl fitted with a seperating panel. The trawl will be fished with and without sweeps
4) To obtain a wide range of demeral fish species for staff training purposes at the Laboratory.
|Chief scientist||John Main (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Description: Collection|
|Gear research||Description: How Nephrops react to the gear|