RV G A Reay GAR1/83

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV G A Reay (74GD)
Cruise identifierGAR1/83
Cruise period1983-01-20 — 1983-02-04
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo study the vertical distribution of plaice on their spawning grounds in relation to gonad maturation stage, time of day and state of tide.
Chief scientistGeoffrey P Arnold (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV G A Reay GAR1/83 cruise report ga_reay1_83.pdf (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorth Sea
Track chartsRV G A Reay GAR1/83 cruise track — trk2958.html
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: population structures