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FRV Goldseeker 5/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Goldseeker (74GO)
Cruise identifier5/76
Cruise period1976-06-01 — 1976-06-23
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To study the variation in trawl catches of Nephrops at different times of the day and night.
2. To study the effects of tides on Nephrops catches.
3. To determine the size and sex composition of Nephrops stocks.
4. To study selection by double cod-ends.
Chief scientistJames A Sinclair (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Goldseeker 5/76 cruise report goldseeker05_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Crustaceans
Gear research