Cruise inventory

FV Lady Patricia Young Fish Survey 2003

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FV Lady Patricia (74LQ)
Cruise identifierYoung Fish Survey 2003
Cruise period2003-08-26 — 2003-08-27
Port of departureFolkestone, United Kingdom
Port of returnFolkestone, United Kingdom
ObjectivesInshore beam trawl survey. 8 Vessels used.

1. To carry out an inshore beam trawl survey of parts of the North Sea, Eastern Channel and Morecambe Bay for juvenile flatfish, year class size estimation.
2. To collect data on young demersal fish in relation to the environment.
3. To identify and quantify macro-benthos.
4. To record temperature and salinity at each trawl station.
5. To collect otolith samples from commercial flatfish.
6. To collect fish samples from the Humber for Hull University.
7. To record dissolved oxygen levels, for the Environment Agency, in the Humber.
Chief scientistJohn Dann (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Lowestoft Laboratory)
ProjectYoung Fish Survey 2003
Cruise programmeFV Lady Patricia Young Fish Survey 2003 cruise programme youngfishsurvey_03.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Cruise reportFV Lady Patricia Young Fish Survey 2003 cruise report youngfishsurvey_03.pdf — access key 'C' (0.37 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificEnglish Channel between Folkestone and Rye Harbour
Track chartsFV Lady Patricia Young Fish Survey 2003 cruise track — youngfishsurvey_03trk.pdf (0.08 MB)