Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 8/61

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier8/61
Cruise period1961-08-01 — 1961-08-25
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1) The standard twenty-two and a half ft otter trawl was compared with one designed to make distortions out of the net
2) Several boxes of cod were returned to the laboratory during the trip to be examined for the presence of nematodes
Chief scientistA Corrigall (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 8/61 cruise report mara8_61.pdf — access key 'C' (0.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificBuchan Deeps, Cruden Buoy, Benachie Ground, Aberdeen Bay
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchQuantity: number of hauls = 52
Exploratory fishingQuantity: number of hauls = 52