Jeannie Stella 0794H Part 8

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameJeannie Stella
Cruise identifier0794H Part 8
Cruise period1994-11-09 — 1994-11-09
Port of departureClynder, United Kingdom
Port of returnClynder, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo further disturb the sediment and associated fauna in a precisely defined area along the west shore of Loch Gareloch using a rock-hopper ground gear with no trawl net attached.
To measure spread of gear with SCANMAR units.
Chief scientistIan D Tuck (Scottish Office Agriculture Environment and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportJeannie Stella 0794H Part 8 cruise report jeannie_stella_0794hpart8.pdf (0.03 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificWest shore of Loch Gareloch
Bottom depositsQuantity: number of hauls = 10
Description: 45-minute trawls, each tow using a 75 fm warp at an approximate vessel speed of 2 knots. All tow tracks were recorded to allow easy location of the work area in the future. The gear spread was successfully measured using SCANMAR units.