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FRV Clupea 0991C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0991C
Cruise period1991-06-07 — 1991-06-25
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnBuckie, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To map the distribution of pelagic 0-group gadoids in the northwestern North Sea and to collect samples to determine the extent to which these fish prey upon each other.
2. To sample other fish species that are potential predators of pelagic 0-group gadoids.
3. To survey the distribution and abundance of pelagic species in the inner Moray Firth.
4. To collect live 0-group gadoids and juvenile sandeels for aquarium studies.
Chief scientistJohn R G Hislop (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
ProjectInt. Stomach Sampling Prog. N. Sea
Coordinating bodyICES
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0991C cruise report cl9_91.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificNorthern North Sea
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0991C cruise track — trk3756.html
Biology and fisheries 
NektonQuantity: number of hauls = 56
Description: trawls, midwater
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 56
Description: trawls, midwater