FRV Clupea 10/72
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1972-11-14 — 1972-11-30|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To continue experiments on the response of Nephrops to electric fields using divers and underwater TV.
2. To use an electrified beam trawl to fish for plaice. A divided net was constructed with electrified ticklers on one side only so that a continuous comparative fishing experiment could be conducted. It was intended to use divers to observe the operation of the gear in shallow water.
|Chief scientist||Peter A M Stewart (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||Minch, Lilttle Loch Broom, Loch Shell.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Exploratory fishing||Description: electrical fishing|