Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 12/63

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier12/63
Cruise period1963-10-07 — 1963-10-18
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To undertake a routine trawl survey of the Moray Firth.
2. To take blood samples of young and adult herring.
3. To tag concentrations of herring using Vinge trawl as the method capture.
Chief scientistTom Bruce (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 12/63 cruise report cl12_63.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: Routine trawl survey of Moray Firth.
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 272
Description: herring tagged and released.