FRV Goldseeker 9/71
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Goldseeker (74GO)|
|Cruise period||1971-09-06 — 1971-10-01|
|Port of departure||Corpach, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Fraserburgh, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To determine the catch composition and abundance of lobsters around the north-west and north coast of Scotland.
2. To investigate the crab stocks.
3. To undertake comparative creeling. Scottish creel v Parlour creel, for lobsters and crabs.
4. To take daily sea surface temperatures.
|Chief scientist||C Davidson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
|Specific||N and NW Scottish coast|
|Surface measurements underway (T,S)||Description: daily surface temperatures|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Crustaceans||Quantity: number of hauls = 782|
Description: creels for crabs and lobsters