FV Avon Valley 5/82
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FV Avon Valley (74FV)|
|Cruise period||1982-05-09 — 1982-05-26|
|Port of departure||Mudeford, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Mudeford, United Kingdom|
To tag pre-recruit and post recruit sole and plaice.
FV Akela, FV Avon Valley, FV Breadwinner, FV Challenge, FV Louandric and FV Julia Braiden.
Team 1: 9th-24th May, Rye Bay, Christchurch Bay and Bournemouth Bay
Teams 2 and 3 : North and South Thames, 9th-26th May.
Either a light 4m beam trawl or otter trawl.
Christchurch/Bournemouth: 7 nights: sole tagged pre-recruit 1343, post-recruit 186: plaice tagged pre-recruit 537, post-recruit 0.
Total: sole tagged pre-recruit 6670, post-recruit 1197: plaice tagged pre-recruit 2269, post-recruit 243.
|Chief scientist||Colin L Whiting (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.05 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 2066|
Description: pre-recruit and post-recruit sole and plaice tagged