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Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0387C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0387C
Cruise period1987-03-09 — 1987-03-24
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnStornoway, United Kingdom
ObjectivesPart 1 -
1. To collect herring gonad material for Loch Ewe and specimen herring for the Royal Museum of Scotland.
Part 2 -
2. To obtain maristic information on the spawning herring stock in the Clyde.
3. To survey herring spawn patches on Ballantrae Bank by means of grabs, underwater television and diving.
4. To collect bulk samples of Euphausiids.
Chief scientistD D Seaton (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory), John Gamble (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0387C cruise report cl3_87.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificClyde/Ballantrae Bank
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 12
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fish
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: diver observations
Geology and geophysics 
Bottom photographyDescription: tv sledge