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Cruise inventory

FV Angelle Marie 2/93

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FV Angelle Marie (74ID)
Cruise identifier2/93
Cruise period1993-09-17 — 1993-09-25
Port of departureWarsash, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To carry out a trawl survey for pre-recruit bass in the Solent area
2) To sample commercial bass landings in the area
3) To tag adolescent bass
4) To obtain samples of juvenille bass for population genetic studies (Mr T Bond, Swansea University)
Chief scientistGraham D Pickett (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportFV Angelle Marie 2/93 cruise report angelle_marie2_93.pdf — access key 'C' (1.83 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
SpecificSolent, Southampton Water, Poole Bay, Chichester and Langstone harbours
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 47
Description: 2760 bass caught
Demersal fishQuantity: number of specimens = 14
Description: ovaries of bass of commercial size were preserved in buffered formalin as part of maturation studies
Demersal fishQuantity: number of specimens = 41
Description: Bass from commercial tows sampled
TaggingsQuantity: number of specimens = 271
Description: >29 cm total length were tagged using Hallprint 'T' bar tags