Prince Madog 36/86
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||Prince Madog (74PD)|
|Cruise period||1986-09-08 — 1986-09-12|
|Port of departure||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Menai Bridge, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To collect fish samples from Liverpool Bay, for EQS submissions to
EC and Oslo/Paris Commissions.
2. To collect samples of surface sediment from the vicinity of the
Morecambe Bay gas field, for analysis for hydrocarbons and trace
metals, as part of the continuing study of the gas field development.
3. To collect samples of fish off Morecambe Bay and at sites south and
east of the Isle of Man as a continuation of the spatial variation
in contaminant concentrations.
|Chief scientist||Andrew Franklin (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Burnham Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.10 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Geology and geophysics|