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Ocean Bounty 1601H

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Ocean Bounty (74OF)
Cruise identifier1601H
Cruise period2001-06-29 — 2001-07-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departurePeterhead, United Kingdom
Port of returnPeterhead, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To assess the effect on fish escapes of creating high visible contrast between square mesh panel and cod-end, using the RCTV and cameras mounted on the net to make observations.
2. To measure the selectivities of high and low contrast panel/cod-end combinations.
3. To use light intensity depth profiles made before and after each haul to infer light levels during the tow.
4. To compare the performance of a photomultiplier and photodiode light intensity recorder against the Lab's own photomultiplier.
Chief scientistEmma Jones (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportOcean Bounty 1601H cruise report ocean_bounty_1601h.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specificeast of the Orkney Islands