Portsmouth Cruise 2
Cruise summary report
|Cruise identifier||Cruise 2|
|Cruise period||1982-06-14 — 1982-06-23|
|Objectives||1. To determine gill net mesh selectivity for bass.
2. To investigate the Solent bass fishery.
|Chief scientist||Michael Gregg Pawson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.03 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: 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.