FRV Goldseeker 6/87(1)
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Goldseeker (74GO)|
|Cruise period||1987-05-13 — 1987-05-23|
|Port of departure||Troon, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Troon, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1) To carry out a series of larval surveys over Ballentrae Bank and adjacent areas to obtain estimates of herring larval production.
2) To carry out a series of hydrographic surveys to establish a temperature/salinity profile of the area.
3) To identify any fish traces observed around the bank by trawling.
|Chief scientist||Paul W Rankine (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.08 MB)|
|General||Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland|
|Water bottle stations||Quantity: number of stations = 6|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Eggs and larvae|
|Geology and geophysics|