Cruise inventory

Prince Madog 46/87

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Prince Madog (74PD)
Cruise identifier46/87
Cruise period1987-09-14 — 1987-09-18
Port of departureMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Port of returnMenai Bridge, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To collect fish samples from Liverpool and Morecambe Bays, for EQS submissions to EC and Oslo/Paris Commissions.
2. To collect samples of fish at sites south and east of the Isle of Man, as a continuation of the study on spatial variation in contaminant concentrations.
Chief scientistAndrew Franklin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Cruise reportPrince Madog 46/87 cruise report prince_madog46_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificNorth-eastern Irish Sea
Track chartsPrince Madog 46/87 cruise track — prince_madog46_87track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishDescription: Samples of cod, whiting, and spur-dog were obtained using rod and line. No. of samples not noted.
Demersal fishDescription: Samples of cod, whiting, plaice, dab and sole were obtained for EQS. No. of samples not noted.