FRV Clupea 1681C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1681C
Cruise period1981-11-25 — 1981-12-17
Port of departureTroon, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo investigate the distribution of young herring in the North Minch with the echo-sounder, and to establish a series of bottom trawl stations so that annual herring catches at these stations can be used to calculate indices of year-class strength.
Chief scientistJohn A Morrison (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1681C cruise report cl16_81.pdf (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificNorth Minch
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1681C cruise track — trk2722.html
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishQuantity: number of hauls = 29
Description: monitoring
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 29