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FRV Clupea 1503C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1503C
Cruise period2003-09-15 — 2003-09-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To obtain accurate morphological (girth, height, width) measurements of haddock, cod and whiting after summer feeding.
2. To observe and quantify the cod-end escape behaviour of these gadoids after summer feeding.
Chief scientistF G O'Neill (Fisheries Research Services Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1503C cruise report 1503c.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: RCTV used to observe and quantify the cod-end escape behaviour of fish after summer feeding
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of hauls = 3
Description: to obtain accurate morphological measurements of haddock, cod and whiting after summer feeding.