FRV Clupea 6/64
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1964-06-22 — 1964-07-31|
|Objectives||1. To compare the fishing capacities and selectivities of:
a) synthetic driftnets of different colours.
b) drift nets of different materials.
2. To assist in plaice transportation experiments.
|Chief scientist||Noel P Wilkins (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.03 MB)|
|Bathythermograph||Description: Bathythermograph readings were taken after shooting and light readings at hourly intervals while lying in the nets.|
|Optics (eg underwater light levels)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Description: To compare the fishing capacities and selectivities of synthetic drift nets of different colours and drift nets of different materials.|