Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 10/66

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier10/66
Cruise period1966-10-10 — 1966-10-21
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
Objectives1) Routine trawling survey for 0+1 group herring in the Moray Firth
2) Temperatures and salinities were taken at surface and near bottom, and plankton samples were obtained with Gulf III hauls at each station of the trawling survey
Chief scientistIan G Baxter (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 10/66 cruise report cl10_66.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Mammals and reptilesQuantity: number of specimens = 1
Description: Porbeagle shark
Pelagic fishQuantity: activity duration in days = 9
Description: Trawling survey for herring. Additional trawl hauls were made during the last two days of the cruise to provide supplimentary data on the herring concentrations. Some sprat and whiting were also obtained from the catches