Cruise inventory

FRV Goldseeker 6/73

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier6/73
Cruise period1973-07-30 — 1973-08-16
Port of departureOban, United Kingdom
Port of returnCorpach, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To determine the stock composition and abundance of Norway lobsters on the fishing grounds in the Firth of Clyde and in the Sound of Jura.
2. To establish the by-catch of white fish species in the Norway lobster fishery.
3. To obtain information on the biology of pandalida in the area.
4. To take surface temperature readings.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 6/73 cruise report goldseeker06_73.pdf — access key 'C' (0.14 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 35
Description: population survey
CrustaceansQuantity: number of stations = 35
Description: population survey