RV G A Reay GAR8/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV G A Reay (74GD)
Cruise identifierGAR8/82
Cruise period1982-07-13 — 1982-08-02
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnGrangemouth, United Kingdom
Objectives To undertake a trawl survey of the Rockall Bank area to determine the distribution and abundance of haddock and other fish species of commerical importance.
Chief scientistBrian W Jones (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV G A Reay GAR8/82 cruise report ga_reay8_82.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsRV G A Reay GAR8/82 cruise track — trk2813.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 55
Description: of one hour duration using a Portuguese High Headline Trawl to determine population structures.