FRV Clupea 0790C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0790C
Cruise period1990-06-11 — 1990-06-29
Port of departureKyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
Port of returnArdrossan, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To develop a system for handling a new design of ringed codend cover.
2. To compare the selectivity of a codend with and without the rings on the cover.
3. To study the separation of cod from flatfish by observing their behaviour to a new design of separating panel in the area just ahead of the codend.
Chief scientistJohn Main (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0790C cruise report cl7_90.pdf (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificButt of Lewis and the Flannan Islands
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Codend cover tests.