Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 8/65

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier8/65
Cruise period1965-09-06 — 1965-10-09
ObjectivesA herring larval and hydrographic survey off the east coast from Aberdeen southwards.
Chief scientistTom Bruce (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 8/65 cruise report cl8_65.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificEast coast of Scotland south of Aberdeen
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of surveys = 3
Description: The whole larval survey was completed nearly 4 times
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvae56° 2' 59" N  1° 1' 59" W — Area (20 by 30 miles) where larvae were caught in the first 3 weeks. Catches estimated to be under 100/haul