FV Challenge 'A' Young Fish Survey 1983
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FV Challenge 'A' (740E)|
|Cruise identifier||Young Fish Survey 1983|
|Cruise period||1983-09-01 — 1983-09-13|
|Port of departure||Skegness, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Skegness, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||Humber-Wells area surveyed.
Team 3: FV Challenge and FV Le Terrible
1. To carry out the English component to the International young flatfish assessment programme in the North Sea and eastern English Channel.
2. To study the distribution of shrimps in the Humber - north Norfolk coast.
|Chief scientist||Colin L Whiting (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.09 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of surveys = 1|
Description: The Humber-Wells area was surveyed for flat fish during the cruise, despite poor weather. All fish caught identified and measured.
|Crustaceans||Description: samples of shrimps collected from the Humber-North Norfolk coast area|