FV Angelle Marie 2/94
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FV Angelle Marie (74ID)|
|Cruise period||1994-05-25 — 1994-06-04|
|Port of departure||Portsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Portsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a trawl survey for pre-recruit bass in the Solent area.
2. To sample commercial landings of bass.
3. To tag adolescent (32 cm+ total length) and older bass.
4. To tag and release large bass surplus to requirements at Portsmouth Sea-Life Centre.
|Chief scientist||Derek Roy Eaton (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.15 MB)|
|Specific||Solent area and the Sussex, Dorset and Hants coast|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Pelagic fish||Quantity: number of stations = 54|
Description: trawl survey for pre-recruit bass.
|Taggings||Quantity: number of specimens = 119|
Description: 87 bass in the length range 32-37cm and 32 large bass in the length range 66-80cm were tagged and released.