RV Corystes COR10B/92
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Corystes (74RY)|
|Cruise period||1992-08-28 — 1992-09-21|
|Port of departure||Liverpool, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a pre-recruit flatfish surveys in the north-eastern Irish Sea and Bristol Channel.
2. To carry out a pre-recruit gadoid survey in the north-western Irish Sea.
3. To compare the catch rates of sole and plaice taken in 15 minute and 30 minute tows with the beam trawl.
4. To investigate the distribution of sole and plaice in the central Irish Sea, St George's Channel and South of Ireland.
5. To tag pre-recruit sole in Tremado
|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|
|Specific||Irish Sea, Bristol Channel and Celtic Sea|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Demersal fish||Quantity: number of hauls = 173|
Description: beam and granton trawls.