Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 9/59

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier9/59
Cruise period1959-09-01 — 1959-09-28
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnMallaig, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To compare the overall selectivity of the Wing trawl and the otter trawl for white fish
2) Trial of the new underwater camera
3) Loch Nevis survey

''Mara'' docked at Aberdeen on the 18/09/1959.
Chief scientistA Corrigall (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 9/59 cruise report mara9_59.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificBuchan Deeps, Cruden Buoy area, Mallaig
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Comparing the selectivity of a wing trawl and otter trawl for white fish.