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Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 1278C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1278C
Cruise period1978-10-30 — 1978-11-10
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To study the distribution and abundance of Pandalus borealis stocks on the Farn Deeps.
2. To observe the density and behaviour of Pandalus using underwater photography.
3. To study the distribution and abundance of P. borealis stocks at Fladen.
Chief scientistF Godfrey Howard (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1278C cruise report cl12_78.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificFarn Deeps
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1278C cruise track — cl12_78track.pdf (0.49 MB) 
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 10
CrustaceansQuantity: number of hauls = 15
Description: population,physiology studies