FV Silver Star 2/82
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FV Silver Star (74W5)|
|Cruise period||1982-05-29 — 1982-06-03|
|Port of departure||Conwy, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a groundfish survey along the N.Wales coast.
2. To collect samples of otoliths of commercial species
3. To sample stomach contents of a range of species for use with multi-species assessment models.
|Chief scientist||Peter D Wallace (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.04 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Specific||North East Irish Sea|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 369|
Description: A number of stratified otolith samples were collected from commercial species. The stomach contents of the fish were noted.
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 24|
Description: A number of groundfish hauls took place during the cruise.