RV G A Reay GAR11/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV G A Reay (74GD)
Cruise identifierGAR11/80
Cruise period1980-11-03 — 1980-11-24
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To make trawl survey for Norway pout and associated by-catch species in the northern North Sea using the semi-pelagic high headline trawl.
2. To collect and freeze whole gadoids for determination of the length-weight relationships and whole weight-gutted weight raising factor.
3. To collect hearts from unusual species.
Chief scientistMichael Gregg Pawson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV G A Reay GAR11/80 cruise report ga_reay11_80.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV G A Reay GAR11/80 cruise track — trk2480.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of stations = 45
Description: taxology,distribution