Cruise inventory

FRV Mara 3/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Mara (74MR)
Cruise identifier3/74
Cruise period1974-03-25 — 1974-04-19
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To test the modified White Sea Trawl by instrumentation and direct observation by divers.
2. To measure the main net parameters of a three-bridle trawl with varying wire rigs.
3. To observe and instrument a Nephrops trawl.
Chief scientistA Corrigall (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Mara 3/74 cruise report mara3_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Gear research