FRV Mara 12A/74
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Mara (74MR)|
|Cruise period||1974-11-19 — 1974-11-28|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Troon, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||To continue the studies of juvenile plaice stocks in the Clyde by use of a beam trawl.
Passage from Buckie on 19-20/11/1974. New crew members embarked in Troon on the 21/11/1974. ''Mara'' was prevented form sailing on the 25/11/1974 and 27/11/1974 by unsuitable weather conditions. ''Mara'' docked in Troon on the 28/11/1974.
|Chief scientist||M G Poxton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Specific||Firth of Clyde, Irvine Bay, Heads of Ayr, Culzean Bay, Maidens Bay, Turnberry and Whiting Bay,|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: activity duration in days = 4|
Description: Beam trawling for juvenile flatfish