Cruise inventory

FRV Goldseeker 11/72

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier11/72
Cruise period1972-11-07 — 1972-11-30
StatusCompleted
Port of departureTroon, United Kingdom
Port of returnCrinan, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To investigate the distribution, abundance and biology of Nephrops and Pandalus spp in the firth of Clyde.
2. To investigate the possible diurnal vertical migrations of Pandalus bonnieri.
3. To study the occurrence of Nephrops in the stomachs of predators.
4. To take daily surface temperature readings.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 11/72 cruise report goldseeker11_72.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsDescription: T surface only
Biology and fisheries 
ZoobenthosQuantity: 1
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 19