RV Corystes COR9/91
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corystes (74RY)|
|Cruise period||1991-09-10 — 1991-10-01|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out pre-recruit flatfish surveys in the eastern Irish Sea and Bristol Channel.
2. To carry out a pre-recruit gadoid survey in the north-western Irish Sea.
3. To carry out comparative fishing on gadoid species with DANI's RV LOUGH FOYLE.
4. To investigate the distribution and abundance of pre-recruit plaice and sole off the western Welsh coast and southern Irish coast.
|Chief scientist||David J Symonds (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.12 MB)|
|General||Irish Sea and St. George's Channel|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 106|
Description: hauls using 4m beam trawl and Granton trawls.