FRV Clupea 8/70
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1970-07-15 — 1970-07-30|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To determine the stock composition and abundance of Norway lobsters on the fishing grounds in the Firth of Clyde, South Minch (south-west of Scotland), North Minch, Noup Deep and Moray Firth.
2. To obtain data on the season and frequency of spawning.
3. To establish the by-catch of white-fish species in the Norway lobster fishery and obtain further information on predators of Norway lobsters.
|Chief scientist||C Davidson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.21 MB)|
Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
|Specific||Firth of Clyde, South Minch, North Minch, Noup deep and Moray Firth.|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Phytoplankton||Quantity: number of stations = 3|
Description: international standard net
|Zooplankton||Quantity: number of stations = 4|
Description: 1 m nets