1. To assess the stocks of scallops in Cardigan Bay including that part within the three mile limit.
2. To determine stocks of scallops in ICES rectangle ZZ99 (E5 29) off Plymouth.
3. Comparison of efficiency of Newhaven and French dredges where ground permits.
4. Brief examination of the grounds in the eastern Channel and to the west of Lundy Island if time available.
D Key (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
English Channel Irish Sea and St. George's Channel Bristol Channel
Cardigan Bay; English Channel; Bristol Channel
Biology and fisheries
Quantity: number of stations = 164 Description: worked using Newhaven dredges for scallops.