Planned maintenance — 19th January 2018 12:00 to 22nd January 2018 14:00 [more]

Cruise inventory

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
Port of departureLeith, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
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
Biology and fisheries 
Gear research