RV Tellina 10/74
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Tellina (74TE)|
|Cruise period||1974-10-13 — 1974-10-17|
|Port of departure||Scarborough, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||North Shields, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. Distribution and abundance of Pandalus borealis stock:
(a) P. borealis: samples for length/weight/sex frequency
(b) P. montagui: samples for chemical analysis
2. Distribution and length/sex frequency of Nephops.
3. Gear trials of:
(a) 40 mm prawn trawl,
(b) 40 ft Gulf of Mexico trawl,
© 80 ft modified Gulf trawl.
4. Mesh selection trials (P. borealis) as recommended by ICES Pandalus Working Group.
5. Predation of Nephrops/Pandalus by whitefish: measure all Nephrops.
6. Claw tag large Nephrops for release at selected points outside the main
Cruise 10 was begun on schedule while TELLINA' s crew travelled to Grimsby.
|Chief scientist||P J Warren (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Project||Cooperative Programme with DAFS,Aberdeen|
|Cruise report||(0.13 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Biology and fisheries|
Description: survey distribution, monitoring etc.