Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Prince Madog (74PD)|
|Cruise period||1988-05-09 — 1988-05-13|
|Port of departure||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To collect live mature sole to supplement broodstocks held at the Conwy Laboratory.
2. To evaluate and adapt methods for the induction of triploidy and gynogenesis for the sole.
|Chief scientist||Barry R Howell (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Conwy Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of specimens = 45|
Description: A number of sole were transported to the Conwy Laboratory.
|Demersal fish||Description: On female sole a number of tests took place; pressure, cold shock, cytochalasin and triplody induction. No. of samples not noted.|