Cruise inventory

Fruitful Bough 1709H

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Fruitful Bough (74I1)
Cruise identifier1709H
Cruise period2009-07-15 — 2009-07-28
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1 To perform Selectivity trials on a 'Swedish Grid' rigged in the extension at 15 m from the codline, used in conjunction with an 80 mm diamond mesh codend.
2. To perform selectivity trials on a 120 mm Square Mesh Panel (SMP) rigged in the extension at 12-15 m from the codline, used in conjunction with an 80 mm diamond mesh codend.
3. To perform selectivity trials on a 120 mm SMP rigged in the extension at 6-9 m from the codline, used in conjunction with an 80 mm diamond mesh codend.
Chief scientistJames Drewery (Marine Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectMF06Q
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFraserburgh harbour, Fladen/North Fladen grounds