Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 2/64

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier2/64
Cruise period1964-02-15 — 1964-03-05
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnCairnryan, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1) Hydrographic survey of the Ballantrae grid.
2) Live fish capture.
3) Underwater observations using sea bed cameras were used on all available occasions in the vicinity of the 2 trammel nets.
4) Larval survey using 1 m nets
Chief scientistC C Hemmings (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 2/64 cruise report cl2_64.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificBallantrae Bank, Ayr
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of samples = 350
Description: Blood samples from moribund fish taken
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of samples = 500
Description: Herring and some round fish were landed