RV G A Reay GAR8/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV G A Reay (74GD)
Cruise identifierGAR8/80
Cruise period1980-09-02 — 1980-09-23
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo make a trawl survey for Norway pout and associated by-catch species in the northern North Sea using the semi-pelagic high headline trawl.
Chief scientistBrian W Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV G A Reay GAR8/80 cruise report ga_reay8_80.pdf (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV G A Reay GAR8/80 cruise track — trk2479.html
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of stations = 76
Description: fished using semi-pelagic trawl for physiology and population studies.