Cruise inventory

Portsmouth Cruise 2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship namePortsmouth
Cruise identifierCruise 2
Cruise period1982-06-14 — 1982-06-23
Objectives1. To determine gill net mesh selectivity for bass.
2. To investigate the Solent bass fishery.
Chief scientistMichael Gregg Pawson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportPortsmouth Cruise 2 cruise report portsmouth_jun82.pdf — access key 'C' (0.03 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of specimens = 122
Description: A number of bass were caught during the cruise, mainly in the Solent east of Lyminton. Most of the fish were caught by rod and line.