FRV Clupea 0882C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0882C
Cruise period1982-09-06 — 1982-09-17
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To carry out a herring larval survey off the east coast of Scotland as part of the ICES coordinated North Sea Herring Larval Surveys.
2. To collect surface water samples for salinity and radio-caesium monitoring at Buckie (57º 41'N 02º 58'W) and Arbroath (56º 32'N and 02º 20'W).
Chief scientistPaul W Rankine (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectHerring Larval Survey by ICES
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0882C cruise report cl8_82.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0882C cruise track — trk2887a.html FRV Clupea 0882C cruise track — trk2887b.html
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 2
Biology and fisheries 
Eggs and larvaeQuantity: number of stations = 118
Description: distribution