FRV Clupea 1179C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1179C
Cruise period1979-09-04 — 1979-10-11
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To participate in the ICES North Sea herring larval surveys.
2. To recover a hydrographic buoy mooring.
Chief scientistDavid W McKay (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectHerring Larvae Survey
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1179C cruise report cl11_79.pdf (0.62 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1179C cruise track — trk2420a.html FRV Clupea 1179C cruise track — trk2420b.html
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of hauls = 124
Description: distribution,population