Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 5/58

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier5/58
Cruise period1958-09-30 — 1958-10-31
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To work on the distant fishing grounds round Dubh Artach and Skerryvore.
2. To work fishing grounds between Ullapool and Clash.
3. To test television equipment.
Chief scientistAlasdair D McIntyre (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 5/58 cruise report mara5_58.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.
Gear researchDescription: Experimental work with television equipment.
Geology and geophysics 
Dredge
Grab