1. To carry out a baseline hydrocarbon survey in exploration areas in the Celtic Sea, and in the Bristol Channel.
2. To collect by trawling samples of commercial fish species (25 specimens of each species) from the Celtic Deep. This is part of the ICES Baseline Survey of Contaminant levels.
Robin John Law (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Celtic Sea/ Bristol Channel/ Liverpool Bay
Water bottle stations
Quantity: number of stations = 36 Description: surface only