FRV Clupea 0795C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0795C
Cruise period1995-04-24 — 1995-04-28
Port of departureMallaig, United Kingdom
Port of returnMallaig, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To monitor the performance of the remote controlled TV vehicle during use on a standard fishing gear.
2. To compare a DC motor driven system with the existing AC drives with the aim of reducing video interference.
3. To compare SIT RF and video cameras under varying light conditions.
4. To test new fishing gear instrumentation.
Chief scientistChris D Hall (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0795C cruise report cl7_95.pdf (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificSound of Sleat
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Monitoring performance of RCTV, comparing DC motor drive system to existing AC drives, comparing SIT RF and video cameras under varying light conditions and to test new fishing gear instrumentation.