Cruise inventory

RV Lough Foyle LF/12/97

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Lough Foyle (74LG)
Cruise identifierLF/12/97
Cruise period1997-03-17 — 1997-04-01
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBelfast, United Kingdom
Port of returnBelfast, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
ObjectivesDemersal fish survey
1. To obtain information on spatial patterns of abundance of different size- and age-classes of demersal fish in the northern Irish Sea.
2. To obtain indices of abundance of whiting, haddock, cod and herring for use at ICES Working Groups.
3. To quantify external parasite loads in whiting and cod, by area.
4. To collect samples of flastfish for contaminant analysis and feeding studies.
5. To record quantities of marine litter in trawl catches.
Chief scientistMike Armstrong (Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland)
Cruise reportRV Lough Foyle LF/12/97 cruise report lf12_97.pdf — access key 'C' (0.32 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea and North Channel
Track chartsRV Lough Foyle LF/12/97 cruise track — lf12_97track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 93. Time 13.09. Haul went to 53 32.5N and 5 50.2W. Mean depth 57m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 61. Time 12.24. Haul went to 54 33.0N and 4 37.7W. Mean depth 46m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 259. Time 08.00. Haul went to 54 18.6N and 3 43.0W. Mean depth 38m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: The abundance of whiting, herring, cod and haddock. Looking at parasites on cod. Collecting flatfish samples. Station 83. Time 07.17. Haul went to 54 20.2N and 5 16.8W. Mean depth 86m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 81. Time 09.28. Haul went to 54 12.5N and 5 24.0W. Mean depth 47m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 101. Time 11.25. Haul went to 54 4.8N and 5 20.2W. Mean depth 97m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 99. Time 13.40. Haul went to 54 7.8N and 5 1.1W. Mean depth 78m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 46. Time 15.24. Haul went to 54 13.4N and 4 56.0W. Mean depth 81m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 97. Time 17.24. Haul went to 54 17.4N and 4 59.0W. Mean depth 93m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 100. Time 07.21. Haul went to 54 8.2N and 5 40.9W. Mean depth 26m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 17. Time 09.14. Haul went to 54 5.0N and 5 31.3W. Mean depth 59m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 70. Time 11.30. Haul went to 53 58.5 and 5 44.9W. Mean depth 42m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 88. Time 13.14. Haul went to 53 59.9N and 5 35.9W. Mean depth 71m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 216. Time 16.45. Haul went to 53 56.2N and 5 11.9W. Mean depth 79m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 96. Time 07.09. Haul went to 53 52.3N and 5 6.4W. Mean depth 70m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 51. Time 09.06. Haul went to 53 53.7N and 5 1.6W. Mean depth 73m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 48. Time 11.19. Haul went to 53 57.8N and 4 58.2W. Mean depth 52m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 77. Time 14.01. Haul went to 53 50.8N and 4 41.0W. Mean depth 81m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 102. Time 16.04. Haul went to 53 44.0N and 4 38.8W. Mean depth 58m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 245. Time 06.36. Haul went to 53 30.8N and 4 15.1W. Mean depth 43m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 246. Time 09.18. Haul went to 53 29.2N and 3 43.2W. Mean depth 36m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 249. Time 12.40. Haul went to 53 48.1N and 3 45.1W. Mean depth 35m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 243. Time 14.59. Haul went to 53 49.3N and 4 10.7W. Mean depth 46m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 76. Time 17.32. Haul went to 53 59.4N and 4 29.0W. Mean depth 43m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 105. Time 06.41. Haul went to 53 40.8N and 5 6.8W. Mean depth 74m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 50. Time 09.07. Haul went to 53 43.3N and 5 22.4W. Mean depth 82m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 103. Time 11.14. Haul went to 53 33.3N and 5 25.6W. Mean depth 87m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 208. Time 16.06. Haul went to 53 49.8N and 5 46.6W. Mean depth 58m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 71. Time 18.19. Haul went to 53 53.0N and 5 56.7W. Mean depth 40m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 73. Time 07.07. Haul went to 53 49.3N and 6 2.5W. Mean depth 29m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 79. Time 09.11. Haul went to 53 41.3N and 5 57.7W. Mean depth 36m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 75. Time 11.20. Haul went to 53 39.0N and 5 50.0W. Mean depth 58m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 94. Time 09.13. Haul went to 53 25.1N and 5 47.4W. Mean depth 74m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 56. Time 11.15. Haul went to 53 30.9N and 5 44.4W. Mean depth 74m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 92. Time 15.01. Haul went to 53 37.9N and 5 54.9W. Mean depth 54m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 86. Time 12.41. Haul went to 54 37.7N and 5 27.2W. Mean depth 37m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 35. Time 14.40. Haul went to 54 42.9N and 5 42.0W. Mean depth 19m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 250. Time 05.40. Haul went to 54 6.3N and 3 40.0W. Mean depth 33m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 257. Time 09.45. Haul went to 54 26.1N and 3 46.2W. Mean depth 30m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 258. Time 11.56. Haul went to 54 18.8N and 3 56.0W. Mean depth 41m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 242. Time 14.25. Haul went to 54 4.4N and 4 1.8W. Mean depth 41m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 64. Time 05.56. Haul went to 54 36.9N and 3 43.4W. Mean depth 27m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 256. Time 07.58. Haul went to 54 36.2N and 3 59.6W. Mean depth 38m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 63. Time 10.00. Haul went to 54 36.6N and 4 15.3W. Mean depth 60m.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 1
Description: Station 90. Time 13.45. Haul went to 53 39.2N and 5 41.9W. Mean depth 82m.