Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 1/58

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier1/58
Cruise period1958-08-04 — 1958-08-14
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To try out the plankton sampling gear.
2. To try out the trawling gear when worked (a) over the side and (b) over the stern.
3. To try out the arrangements made for seining.
Chief scientistW Dickson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 1/58 cruise report mara1_58.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificCoastal waters off Aberdeen
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: trials of plankton sampling gear and trawling gear.