Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 11/79

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier11/79
Cruise period1979-10-23 — 1979-11-16
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo carry out a survey for young plaice in the major nursery areas on the Scottish east coast.
Chief scientistAndrew W Newton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 11/79 cruise report mara11_79.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 46
Description: half hour trawls
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 769
Description: Plaice. tagged and measured.